June 8, 2023

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Roscommon woman died of COVID-19 after beating cancer 10 years ago

Judith Ann Hendrixson

This obituary is element of “We Will Don’t forget,” a collection about these we’ve dropped to the coronavirus.

Judith Ann Hendrixson of Roscommon had a servant’s heart, was selfless and committed her life to caring for others.

Hendrixson, 72, died March 11 at Grayling Hospital as a final result of troubles from COVID-19.

Born in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, Hendrixson moved with her family to the Chicago place, in which she attended New Tier Large University and was an All-City soccer player. She afterwards attended Judson College or university and Detroit Faculty of Business enterprise.

Hendrixson, who labored and raised four young children by herself, was a fierce advocate for people who couldn’t advocate for themselves.

Judi Hendrixson with son Jason Pope and an afghan she made for his birthday on Feb. 1, 2020.

She defeat most cancers 10 years in the past, her son Jason Pope stated. “That took a great deal out of her,” he recalled. 

But that didn’t prevent Hendrixson’s generate to adore unconditionally without the need of judgment. After beating cancer, she was a foster guardian for the last 10 many years of her everyday living and opened her household to 62 children, which include those people who were disabled and those people with particular demands.