|Birth: ||Aug. 15, 1928|
|Death: ||Oct. 20, 2012|
June Elizabeth Wasson Aug. 15, 1928 ~ Oct. 20, 2012 Resident of Lafayette, CA June was born in Toledo, Ohio to Leonard and Viola Murphy and moved to Detroit, Michigan at about age three with her family. She lived on the East side of Detroit near the Detroit River, attended local schools and graduated from Southeastern High School in 1946. In 1950 she met George Wasson and they were married on October 11, 1952, they celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary just weeks before her death. June had an extended battle with cancer and memory losses but remained cheerful until near the end of her life. June was involved in many Lafayette activities including the schools that her children attended. She had many friends in Lafayette centered around St. Anselm's Church, the Escadrille Square Dance club, card clubs, and neighborhood groups while raising her family. June is survived by her sister Pat Murphy Ernst, her cousin Marge Cleland, three children Bud Wasson, Judy Andersen and Kerry di lorenzo, her seven grandchildren, two great-grand children, her several nieces and nephews, and her husband George. The family wishes to express their thanks for the help from Hospice of the East Bay and caregivers Beth and Gloria who provided much comforting assistance during the end of her life. A memorial service will be held at St. Anselm's Church, 680 Michael Lane, Lafayette on Friday October 26, 2012, at 2PM with a reception to follow in the Jackson Parish Hall at the church. In lieu of flowers any contributions can be made to Hospice, Alzheimer's Association, American Cancer Society or one's favorite charity in memory of June.
Published in Contra Costa Times on October 23, 2012
Saint Anselm's Episcopal Church Columbarium
Contra Costa County
Created by: Janet
Record added: Mar 27, 2013
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