June M. Peterson, 86, of McHenry, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday morning.
June is survived by her children; Rick, Mark, Brian, and David Peterson, and her grandchildren Madelyn, Michael, Melissa, Stephanie, Jacob, Carrick, Nadia, and Morgan. She also had 9 great-grandchildren.
June was born on May 9, 1935. She was married to Richard Peterson, who passed away in 2002. June was born in Waukegan, but spent most of her life in McHenry, where she raised her children and created memories with her grandchildren.
June was a tireless worker who always put her family first. She loved everyone she encountered unconditionally and wholeheartedly. She enjoyed cheering on Chicago sports, spending time with family, and the warmer weather. She especially loved the holiday season and made Christmas a magical experience for her family.
June will have a celebration of life on Monday, January 3rd at Justen Funeral Home in McHenry, Illinois. The visitation will be from 4:00pm-7:00pm. Flowers, donations, and condolences may be offered to the family at the visitation: 3700 Charles A Miller Memorial Highway McHenry, Illinois 60050