June A. Kolis, 79, passed away July 6, 2013 at St. John’s Hospice.
She was born June 23, 1934 in Springfield to Harry H. and Helen Loretta (Campbell) Paul. She married Andrew Kolis on June 12, 1964 and he preceded her in death on February 22, 2013.
June’s main priority was being a nurturing mother and wife. She also worked as a secretary for the State of Illinois and was previously employed by Chicago Children’s Hospital. She attended Springfield College and the U of I Extension. She was very open minded and enjoyed learning about self-actualization and spirituality. She loved the outdoors and nature and enjoyed scenic drives. She enjoyed dancing to all types of music.
She is survived by her daughter, Colette R. (Walter) Carter and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until noon Friday, July 12, 2013 at Vancil-Murphy Funeral Home. A graveside service will follow at 1 p.m. at Camp Butler National Cemetery.