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June E. Powell

A private family memorial service for June Powell of Hebron will be held at Brucker Kishler Funeral Home at a future date. Mrs. Powell, age 86, passed away October 2, 2014, at Autumn at the Lake, Thornville.

She was born June 2, 1928, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Irvin and Frances (Haynes) Whitehead and stepfather, Henry Arensburg. She was a 1946 graduate of Newark High School. June was a claims office manager with State Farm Insurance, retiring in 1993. She was a member of the Reynoldsburg Senior Center and often served as its Secretary. She was also a member of various clubs and sororities. After retiring, June traveled extensively to 22 countries around the world and nearly every state in the United States with her daughter. She also enjoyed exercising and reading. She loved family gatherings with her children and grandchildren.

June is survived by her daughter, Chriss (Kim) Zietz of Colorado; son, Tim (Pam) Powell of Hebron; grandchildren: Curt (Sarah) Powell, Tricia (Curt) Douglas, Tyson (Stacey) Powell, Merrilee (Jesse) Sheck, Hadley (Mike) Winslow and Erin (Jim) Hale; 12 great grandchildren; brother, Richard (Bonnie) Whitehead of Newark; nieces and nephews; and her canine companion, Max.

In addition to her parents and stepfather, brother, Robert Whithead preceded June in death.

Memorial contributions to the Licking County Humane Society is suggested by the family.

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