June died February 26, 2014 at her home in Cobourg of natural causes.
She was predeceased in death by her husband George and last year by her son George.
She is survived by daughter JoAnn Kropf-Hedley (Hedge) and daughter-in-law Tami Kropf. Grandchildren, Cuyler Hedley Marion (Todd) Amy McGraw (Darryl) Corey Gale and great grandchildren Riley, Jolynn, Jake and Alanna.
She will be dearly missed by her sisters in law Gloria Kropf, Dianne Hause , Jean and Marg Klie Jake Kropf , her brothers in law Ken Gawthorn Bob ,Wayne and Ab Kropf, many nieces and nephews, lifelong friends Wilma Manary and Denny Rogers and the folks who recently came into her life in Lanark and Pallisade Gardens Retirement Homes.
June was born in Bridgeport on June 7, 1928 to Leslie and Cora Klie (nee Hallman) and had 6 older brothers Vern (Winnie) Harry (Gladys) Carl (Lil) John (Marg) George (Eva) and Fred (Jean). After graduating from KCI she went to work at the Kitchener City Hall where she met George who was on the City Police force at the time. They married in Germany where George was in the Canadian Armed Forces and travelled the world/country for the duration of their marriage. They retired back to Kitchener in the early 90’s. June remained an interested member of Bruce Chapter #253 of the Order of the Eastern Star.
June’s qualities were always those of kindness, sweetness, patience and humour. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend and will be remembered always with love.
Funeral services will be held April 12th at 11am at the Bridgeport United Church. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Bridgeport United Church or a charity of your choice through MacCoubrey Funeral Home www.MacCoubrey.com.