|Birth: ||Jun. 21, 1925|
|Death: ||Jan. 14, 2011|
Daughter of Floyd Young and Effie Luella Case.
Wife of Eugene Max "Gene" Peterson.
"Margaret June Young Peterson, 85, a retired teacher, of Las Vegas, passed away Jan. 14, 2011. June was a world traveler, visiting Europe and the Orient. She lived in Italy, Germany, Iran, Jamaica, The Owyhee Indian Reservation, Washington, Utah, Nevada, Idaho, and California. June married Gene Peterson Jan. 12, 1941, in Las Vegas. Their 54-year marriage shared the "Greatest Generations" World War II and Korea separations and challenging experiences, until his death Dec. 27, 1995.
"June was a seeker of knowledge and a lifelong learner who completed a bachelor's degree and teaching certificate in special education. She loved to teach and entertain and was active in local theaters and senior dance productions. A born leader, she actively served in many community and church organizations and supported Gene's Shriner clown activities.
"June was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene Max Peterson; brother, Ralph Young; sisters, Juanita Young, Velma Posey, Lois Dayley, Ida Rae Mathis, Enna Jo Barclay and Madge Hodge.
Services will be at 8:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 28, at Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1900 Buchanan Blvd. in Boulder City." (Published in the Las Vegas Review-Journal on January 22, 2011.)
Floyd Young (1898 - 1968)
Effie Luella Case Young (1900 - 1972)
Eugene Max Peterson (1921 - 1995)
Juanita Elizabeth Young (1918 - 2010)*
Velma Effie Young Posey (1920 - 2008)*
Ralph Floyd Young (1921 - 2006)*
Lois Eugenia Young Dayley (1922 - 1989)*
Margaret June Young Peterson (1925 - 2011)
Ida Rae Young Mathes Robbins (1928 - 1987)*
Enna Jo Young Barclay (1932 - 2005)*
Guylia Madge Young Hodge (1934 - 2000)*
Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery
Plot: Section C, # 728
Created by: M Hodge
Record added: Jan 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64503800
In loving memory.|
Added: Jan. 21, 2011