June M. Booth, 86, of Lewisburg, formerly of Willow Street, Pa., entered into rest at 1:57 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18, 2017, at Evangelical Community Hospital, Lewisburg.
She was born Oct. 16, 1931, in Lancaster County, a daughter of the late Clarence and Mae (Roland) Hess. On June 18, 1949, she married Walter E. Booth who preceded her in death Feb. 13, 2000. Together they celebrated 50 years of marriage.
June was a 1949 graduate of Quarryville High School.
She lived in Lancaster County most of her life until moving to Lewisburg in 2000 after the passing of her husband.
She worked for many years as secretary of the transportation department at Solanco High School, Quarryville.
She faithfully attended Christ's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Lewisburg. June volunteered at the Public Library of Union County for many years mending books. She also volunteered at the Evangelical Community Hospital.
June enjoyed shopping and loved her family and spending time with them. Christmas was always a special family time. She loved her home and enjoyed decorating it for every season.
She is survived by her children and their spouses, Tom and Sharon Booth, of Lewisburg, Vicki and Ron Whitney, of Williston, Vt., and Richard and Sandy Booth, of Millersville; two sisters, Ellen Lewis, of Lampeter, and Diane Cordero, of Hollywood, Fla.; one brother, Marshall Hess, of Quarryville; seven grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.
Family and friends are welcome to a time of visitation from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday at Christ's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 100 S. Third St., Lewisburg, followed by the funeral at 11, with the Rev. William Petry officiating.
Burial will be in Sunrise Cemetery, Lewisburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be made to the Public Library of Union County, 255 Reitz Blvd., Lewisburg, PA 17837.
Funeral arrangements are by Roupp Funeral Home Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg.
Leave your condolences online at www.rouppfuneralhome.com.
Published on November 19, 2017