Life Story / Obituary
June Martha Anderson, 97, of Redford, Michigan: formerly of Galesburg, Illinois, wife of the late John, passed away at 8:05 p m, Thursday, June 21, 2018, in Beaumont Hospital, Farmington, Michigan.
Born June 1, 1921 in Knox County, Illinois: she is the daughter of Carl and Esther Anderson. June is preceded in death by her husband, John K. Anderson, her sister Edith Tolbert and her brother Arthur Anderson. Surviving are two daughters, Janice (Eric) Good of Galesburg, Illinois and Jane (Allen) Ripper of Redford, Michigan; Four grandchildren, Kenneth ( Donata) Ripper of Pinellas Park, Florida, Erik ( Kristin Dannheiser) Ripper of Newburgh, Indiana, Mark (Annette) Ripper of Northville, Michigan. Great grand mother of Hadley May-Ripper, Berkley Ripper, Melissa Ripper, Gavin Ripper and Dylan Ripper.
June and her husband farmed in Oneida, Illinois before moving to Wataga, Illinois, where she worked for the U. S. Postal Service until she retired. She resided in Galesburg, Illinois before moving to Redford, Michigan. She enjoyed sewing and needlework.
Public visitation will be from 2 pm until 4 pm Sunday, June 24 at Neely-Turowski Funeral Home, 30200 Five Mile Road, Livonia, Michigan, followed by a family reception at her home between 4 pm and 6 pm. Graveside services will be held at 1 pm Tuesday, June 26, in Galva Cemetery, Route 17, Galva, Illinois.