WARREN, Ohio – June Mayjule Burkhart, 94, formally of Warren, died peacefully on, December 14, 2016, at 10:28 a.m. at Shepherd of The Valley, Howland.
June was born on December 9, 1922, in Gustavus Township, a daughter of the late Maurice A. and Marion (Nason) Tricker.
June was a 1940 graduate of Levittsburg High School. During the war, she worked at G.E. Trumbull Lamps, as a 100-watt lamp inspector, but spent most of her life as a homemaker.
June was a proud member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. She donated countless hours, in various different soup kitchens, as well as, Emmanuel and St. Paul’s church kitchens. In her free time, she enjoyed golfing, was a member of TAG and Warren’s Women club. In 1959, June won Mrs. Warren, a contest for good housekeeping.
She leaves behind two daughters, Nancy (Michael) Clutter of Tucson, Arizona and Karen Wilson of Cortland; two grandchildren, Tim (Monica) Clutter of Warren and Jon Clutter of Tucson, Arizona; four great-grandchildren, Heidi, Jenuwel, Colleen and Julia; one great-great-grandchild and a sibling, Eunice Zimmet.
June is preceded in death by her parents and the love of her life and best friend, the late, William C. Burkhart, whom she married on October 17, 1942 and died on April, 9, 2009, after 67 years of marriage. She is also preceded in death by her siblings, Dean, Gerald, Eugene, and Franklin.
Funeral services will be held, Tuesday, December 20, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Lane Family Funeral Homes, Roberts-Clark Chapel, 180 Garfield Dr., Warren.
Family and friends may call one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.
Interment will take place at Crown Hill Burial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made in June’s name to, Hospice of the Valley, 5190 Market St. Youngstown, Ohio 44512 or St. Paul Lutheran Church, 2860 E. Market St. Warren, Ohio 44483.
A television tribute will air Tuesday, December 20 at the following approximate times:
6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.