Audrey Joycelin Hansen: 1925—2013 | Passages

Audrey Joycelin Hansen died at home Oct. 16, 2013 in Bellevue, Wash.

She was born April 10, 1925 in Aberdeen to Robert and Audrey McDonald.

Joyce was a quiet, gentle woman with a love of music, playing piano and organ for most of her life. She was the organist for Friday Harbor Presbyterian Church between 1977 and 2005.

Joyce worked as the bookkeeper with her husband Chuck for their business, C&J Construction. They resided in the Pacific Northwest all their lives, including time on Shaw Island and in Friday Harbor, later retiring to Bellevue in 2009 to be with family and their daughter, Jeannie Carr, who preceded her in death.

She is survived by her husband Charles Hansen, whose lives were joined together for 67 years, her two sons Ed Hansen of Juneau, Alaska, Brad Hansen of Shaw Island, Wash., her four grandchildren; Shaun Hansen, Jeremy Hansen, Jennifer Carr and Heather Carr Wong, and two great-grandchildren, Gavin and Fiona Wong.

Her memorial service will be held Saturday, Oct. 26th at Rose Hill Presbyterian Church in Bellevue.

— Family of Joycelin Hansen


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