June A. Downard
June A. Downard, age 90 of Minerva, passed away Friday, Sept. 18, 2009, in Altercare of Noble Ponds.
Born June 9, 1919, in Sandy Township, she was a daughter of the late John and Martha (Haidet) Duerr.
June retired from Canton Local Schools where she had worked in the cafeteria at Prairie College Elementary School. She was a member of North Industry Christian Church and attended Harsh Bible Church in Carrollton.
She is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Mehl Young of Bolivar; two sons and daughters-in-law, Mahlon and Sharon Downard of East Sparta, Keith and Andrea Downard of Minerva; six grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Warren Downard in 1998; two brothers and one sister.
Funeral services were held Sept. 22 in Kreighbaum-Sanders Funeral Home with Rev. Steve Gilreath officiating. Interment was in Sunset Hills Burial Park. Memorial donations in June's memory may be made to the charity of your choice. Condolences or fond memories may be shared online at www.sandersfuneralhomes.com.