June L. Sherry


89, R.D. Ebensburg, died February 9, 2019 at St. Benedict Manor. Born July 5, 1929 in R.D. Patton, daughter of the late Charles T. and Elizabeth V. (Rhoa) Sheehan. On June 17, 1949 she married Modestus P. "Desty" Sherry, he preceded her in death on October 22, 2018, also preceding her in death are son, Duane, daughter, Diane Griffith and brothers, Richard Rinn, and Duane and Lawrence Sheehan. Survived by children, Carol (Joe) Hines, Martin (Susan Hartwig), Eileen (Ronald) Itell, Lynne (Lawrence) Natcher and Boyd (Michelle Villa) all of R.D. Ebensburg, daughter in law, Barbara (Shrift) Sherry and son in law, John "Scott" Griffith (Cindy), of R.D. Ebensburg, 22 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren and 3 to be born in the spring. Sister of, Michael (Grace), Alice (Kirsch) (Ronald) Zorn, Fredrick (Margaret), Ralph (Elaine "Toot"), Donna (William) Shingle, James (Sharon), Linda (Harvey) Weakland, Patricia Conrad, and Bonita (Paul) Burke, and numerous nieces and nephews. June enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren, playing cinch, crocheting, sewing and she was an avid reader. Member of the Pennsylvania Farm Womens Association, and the Altar Rosary Society and the Basilica of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Loretto, where funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 AM Wednesday, Very Rev. John D. Byrne, Celebrant. Committal, Church Cemetery. Friends will be received from 4 until 8 PM Tuesday at the Gibbons Funeral Home, 1688 Liberty St., Ashville, PA 16613 where a Vigil Service will be held Tuesday. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to St. Michael's School, Loretto, PA in June's memory. www.gibbonsfhashvillecoalport.com
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Trisha Shulsky
Feb 13, 2019
Our deepest sympathy on your mom’s passing. She was one in a million and brought a lot of happiness and memories to our son. She will be missed by many. RIP our dear friend! 💔❤️🌹🌹
Tom Shrift
Feb 12, 2019
I'm not sure who told a better story - June or Dusty?
But I imagine they corrected each
other more than once!!
Wishing the Family peace...and beautiful memories.
Tom Shrift
Feb 12, 2019
I'M not sure who told a better story - June or Dusty?
I imagine they corrected each other on more than one occasion!!!! Wishing the family peace...and beautiful memories.
Paul Conrad
Feb 12, 2019
I have fond memories of waking up on the farm and seeing all the working hands being served breakfast by A. June. Their is something very honest about that kind of hard work. My condolences to my grieving cousins and their families.
Anna Unger
Feb 12, 2019
Eileen, So sorry to hear of your Mothers passing. You are in our hearts and prayers at this time my friend. God Bless you and your family.
Abbey sherry
Feb 11, 2019
Great grandma you were always great to all us and a very nice women you will always be in my thoughts and I will always have a piece of you that says with me. Rest In Peace
Caroline (Weakland) Geissler
Feb 10, 2019
We love you Aunt June.
I will always smile and remember your strength and humor. God bless to all my cousins.