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June I. Meyer, age 83, of Hutchinson, Minnesota, formerly of Marshall, Minnesota, passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2009, at the Hutchinson Community Hospital in Hutchinson.  A Celebration of Life was held 10:00 A.M., Friday at the Dobratz-Hantge Chapel in Hutchinson, with interment in Marshall Cemetery in Marshall, Minnesota at 2:30 P.M. on Friday.Clergy Officiating is Pastor Greg Nelson with Organist: Joyce Piehl and Duet: Cort and Vi Viesselman, “Amazing Grace,”  “Shepherd Me, O God,” “On Eagle’s Wings”June Irene Meyer was born on June 1, 1926, in Marshall, Minnesota.  She was the daughter of Charles and Vera (Lindgren) Mitchell.  June was baptized as an infant, and was later confirmed in her faith as a youth.   She received her education in Marshall and was a graduate of the Marshall High School.On June 25, 1944, June was united in marriage to Robert “Bob” Meyer in Cottonwood, Minnesota. This marriage was blessed with six children. June and Bob resided and shared many life experiences through owning many small business across Minnesota including in Marshall, Glencoe, New Ulm, Canby, Minneota, and Cokato. In 1994, they moved to Hutchinson, Minnesota.  June and Bob shared 65 years of marriage.In addition to being a partner in many small businesses (a gas station, grocery stores, a liquor store, and restaurants) with her husband, June was a loving homemaker and mother, and was known for her delicious cooking. She was a member of Bethlehem United Methodist Church in Hutchinson.

June enjoyed golfing, fishing, gardening, playing cards and reading. She was a “tomboy” who enjoyed sports and was an avid fan of the Minnesota Vikings and Minnesota Twins. June loved animals and had a gentle and kind spirit; she always put other needs in front of her own.  June was also a strong and resilient woman. June especially enjoyed the time she spent with her husband, children and grandchildren.

June passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 6, 2009, at the Hutchinson Community Hospital in Hutchinson, Minnesota at the age of 83 years.

June is survived by her: Husband, Robert Meyer of Buffalo Lake, MN; Children, Robert Meyer Jr., and his wife, Jaclyn of Marshall, MN; James Meyer and his wife, Terri of Comfrey, MN, Crystal Lutter of Hutchinson, MN, Cindy Bendel and her husband, Steve of Maple Grove, MN, Daniel Meyer and his wife, Wanda of Pierre, SD, Gary Meyer and his wife, Terri of Lakeville, MN; 9 Grandchildren;15 Great Grandchildren and many loving relatives and friends.

June is preceded in death by her Parents, Charles and Vera Mitchell; Brother, Charles Mitchell; Sister, Inez in infancy; Great Grandson, Keegan Ylinen.

Arrangements are by the Dobratz-Hantge Chapel in Hutchinson.