Posted: June 25th, 2015

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June Audrey Rhodes of Champion, beloved wife of Walter passed away peacefully at the Vulcan Community Health Centre on June 18, 2015 at the age of 89 years.

Besides her loving husband, Walter, June is survived by daughters Lynne (Darrel) Vaage of Vulcan, Marjorie (Terry) Hamilton of Coalhurst, sons Doug (Ella), Les (Lynne) and David Rhodes, all of Champion, 19 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, and 5 great great grandchildren, sisters Betty Root and Fay Poch and numerous nieces and nephews. June was predeceased by her parents Ted and Juanita Ashmore, a son Jerry Rhodes, a sister Shirley Culham and a brother Richard Ashmore.

June and Walter celebrated 71 years of marriage in December. They were members of the Champion Congregational Church in Champion and past members of the Champion United Church. June served many years on the UCW and then CCW. She was an active member of the community. Family was very important to June.

Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, June 25, 2015 at 2:30 p.m. at the Champion Community Hall, Pastor David Skinner officiating. Interment Champion Cemetery.

Tributes in June’s memory can be made to the Vulcan Community Health Centre, Box 299, Vulcan, AB T0L 2B0.

Arrangements in care of

Vulcan Funeral Home.

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