Bom-Wrapper

June Stearns

June Marie Stearns (Hultquist)

Monday, June 10th, 1929 - Saturday, January 2nd, 2021
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of June Stearns, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of June Stearns

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

June's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

June's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

June Marie Stearns, formerly of St. Charles, joined her husband on his birthday in Heaven on Jan. 2, 2021 She was born in Delhi, MN on June 10, 1929 to the late Carl and Florence (McKay) Hultquist. She moved to Michigan and received her Bachelor’s degree from Eastern Michigan University. She married her husband, Robert “Jake” Stearns on October 12, 1957. They moved from Mt. Clemens, MI to St. Charles after purchasing the Silver Bar which Jake renamed “Jake’s Office”. In 2016, June moved to Grand Rapids, MI to be closer to her daughter, Judy and her family.

Together June and Jake built their life in St. Charles. They loved snowmobiling with the Saints Snowmobile Club during the 1960s and 1970s, spending time at their cottage in Pentwater. June was a dedicated educator who retired from Swan Valley High School in 1984. She taught English as well as serving as the yearbook advisor and chief negotiator for the Swan Valley Education Association. After retirement, June and Jake built a cottage on the golf course at Sugar Springs which was the site of many happy memories with family and friends. They were avid Dixieland jazz fans and enjoyed traveling to jazz festivals across the country. June was an avid bowler and golfer who treasured her friendships built over many years on the lanes and links. She was immensely proud of her grandchildren and was blessed to share many of their accomplishments with them. June was a member of the St. Charles United Methodist Church. She will be remembered for her strength, her sense of humor, and tenacity.

Surviving are her daughter, Judy (Brian) Williams of East Grand Rapids, two grandchildren, Jake (Taryn) Williams, Jillian (Luke Timmer) Williams, 2 great grandchildren, Finnegan and Pennelope Williams. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jake in 2011.

June has been cremated per her wishes and a memorial service will be held at a later date. Those planning an expression of sympathy may consider the St. Charles District Library in lieu of flowers.
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for June
No funeral details available.

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of June here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Plant a Tree in Memory of June
0 trees have been planted in memory of June Marie Stearns (Hultquist)

Linda Norris

Posted at 01:45pm
Aunt June was a lovely lady. Their Anniversary was the same as ours. Always enjoyed family events with her, she always spoke her mind and was lots of fun. Prayers to the family! Love, Jim & Linda Norris
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: