Dec. 17, 1931 - March 24, 2013
ELKHART - June M. Hatfield, 81, of Elkhart and formerly of Edwardsburg, Mich., passed to her rest Sunday, March 24, 2013, while a patient at Greenleaf Living Center of Elkhart after a brief illness.
June was born Dec. 17, 1931, in Roseland (South Bend), the daughter of J. Clifford and Mayme Lucille (Hatfield) Starkweather.
She had lived in the Michiana area all of her life. She was a graduate of Edwardsburg High School.
June was married May 16, 1952, in Elkhart, as June Starkweather, to Elbert Utah Hatfield. He passed away on Feb. 4, 1970.
Other family who have passed are her parents; her sisters, infant Ruth and Marion Marbaugh; and seven brothers, James Starkweather, John Starkweather, Wayne Starkweather, Kenneth Starkweather, Claude Starkweather, Russell Starkweather and Ben Starkweather.
Surviving are her children, Randall (Sue) Hatfield of Waynesboro, Pa., and Tammy (Michael) Stone of Elkhart. There are four loving grandchildren, Miranda Burton, Kathryn Bartolacci, Cory Stone and Brittany Hatfield. There are three dear great-grandchildren, Ryley Wessel, Colton Stone and Lylah Burton.
June loved her family and dearly enjoyed the times with the grandchildren and great-grandchildren as well as other family and friends. She loved to fish and go camping, but traveling was lots of fun. She was good at playing cards, especially euchre with her friends.
Family and friends may gather from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at Paul E. Mayhew Funeral Home, 26863 W. Main St., Edwardsburg. A service of remembrance will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, March 28, 2013, at Adamsville Road Church of God, 51287 C.R. 7 N., Elkhart, where family and friends may gather for one hour before the service. The Rev. Robert Meckley, pastor of the church, will officiate. Burial will be in Adamsville Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the church. Arrangements are by Paul E. Mayhew Funeral Home.