June Welch, age 94, of Cambridge died May 20, 2014 at GracePointe Crossing Gables West. The funeral service will be held at 11 AM on Friday, May 23, 2014 at Trinity Lutheran Church in St. Francis with Rev. Timothy Vaughan officiating. Visitation will be 1 hour before the service at the church on Friday. Interment will be in Crystal Lake Cemetery in Minneapolis.
June Leone Welch was born June 10, 1919 in Pine City, Minnesota. She was raised and attended school in the Minneapolis area. In 1938 she married Kenneth Welch. They were blessed with one daughter, Joan. June was a loving homemaker, an accomplished chef, and an avid crafter. She spent her free time knitting and crocheting baby sweaters, afghans, and pot holders, just to name a few. She also enjoyed needle point, sewing, quilting, and making crafts for family and friends. In the later part of her life she spent time volunteering at the Trinity Church and School Manna Market.
June passed away on May 20, 2014 at GracePointe Crossing, Gables West in Cambridge, Minnesota. She was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth, son-in-law Roy, and great-granddaughter Jennifer. June is survived by her daughter Joan, grandchildren Rich (Julie) Bill (Trish) Lisa (Norm), great-grandchildren Megan (Jason) Acacia Emily Roy Carli, and great-great-grandchildren Addison and Beckham.
June will be lovingly remembered for the smile on her face and the sparkle in her eyes. She will be greatly missed by everyone who knew her.