JUNE ERNESTEEN WILLISCROFT (nee Rich), a long time resident of High Prairie, was born June 25, 1922, in Yakima, Washington to Ernest and Eldya Rich.
She passed away peacefully at the JB Woods Extended Care on December 30, 2018, at the age of 96 years old.
June married Reg on April 23, 1945, in 1948 they moved to the farm, six miles north of High Prairie where they raised their family of six children and farmed for 63 years.
June had a soft heart for cats, a passion for flowers and her family, she kept numerous pictures on the fridge of her grandchildren and great grandchildren and loved to hear what they were doing.
One of June’s favorite jobs was working as a Teachers Aid for many years for the High Prairie School Division.
June’s kitchen was a favorite stop for her home cooking and especially deserts, which her family and friends still enjoyed for many decades after. She was an awesome cook.
In 1987 Reg and June traveled to California for the winter months for 13 years, which they enjoyed various activities in the warm climate.
June is predeceased by her husband Reg and 3 sisters, Lucille, Lorraine and Della, and one Brother, Louis.
June is survived by:
-Daughter Rosalie (Rod) Middlebrook and 2 children, Trevor & Randall
– Son Delbert (Donna) Williscroft and 3 children, Erin, Tyler and Ashley
– Daughter Yvonne (Willie) Hendry and 2 children, Troy and Shori
– Son Marvin (Dawn) Williscroft and 1 son Conner
– Daughter Penny ( Dwayne) Krieger and 3 children, Brandon, Murray and Amber
– Daughter Michelle Williscroft and 1 child Sawyer.
She is also survived by 16 great grandchildren.
A private Family Service will be held at at later date.
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de June Ernesteen Williscroft June 25 1922 December 30 2018..
Décès pour la Ville: High Prairie, Province: Alberta