Tuesday, March 21st, 2017
June Loreen Stoker, 83, Wapakoneta, and formerly of Saint Marys, died 7:30 P.M. Sunday, March 19, 2017, at her residence.
She was born April 15, 1933, in Botkins, Ohio, the daughter of Ord and Mary (Lee) McCullough. Her mother died when June was an infant, and she was raised by her step-mother, Noreen Gould McCullough. She married David Stoker on January 19, 1952, and he preceded her in death in May of 1992.
She is survived by her children: James Stoker (and Polly Fackler) of Cloverdale, Ohio; Cheryl Miley (and Tom Briggs) of Saint Marys; Kimberly Glante of Louisiana; Todd Stoker of Troy, Ohio. She is survived by 23 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; 6 great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by a brother, Larry McCullough of Botkins and by a close friend, Gene Ruppard of Saint Marys.
She was preceded in death by her parents and step-mother; by her husband; by a daughter, Vicki Hughes; by a granddaughter, Tracie Oleyar.
She was a 1951 graduate of New Knoxville High School, and she retired from the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company in Saint Marys after 36 years of service.
She was a member of the First Church of New Knoxville and she enjoyed gardening, fishing, camping and listening to country music.
Funeral rites will be held 11:00 A.M. Friday, March 24, 2017, at the Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road, Saint Marys, the Reverend Joel Bucklin, officiant. Burial will follow at Resthaven Memory Gardens.
Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. Thursday at the funeral home, where memorial gifts may be given to the Cancer Association of Auglaize County.
Condolences may be sent to June's family via Millerfuneralhomes.net.