June Dorothy Mutch(1936 - 2013)

June D. Mutch passed away peacefully at age 77 on October 15, 2013, in Pacific Grove, CA.
June was born Dorothy June Held on June 5, 1936, in Fresno, CA, to William and Marie Held. She attended Emerson Elementary, Longfellow Junior High, and Roosevelt High School. She modeled, entered and won beauty contests, and worked for the Harold Zinkin Health Club, all while attending Fresno State College. On July 25, 1959, she married Dale Gilbert Mutch at Trinity Lutheran Church.
Devoted to fitness and beauty, June was, for many years, a teacher and manager at Lydia's Health Spa in Los Altos. Later in life, she was a loving caregiver to her mother and other family members. Throughout her life, June brought vitality and creativity to all her efforts and love to the people around her.
June is survived by her three children, Patricia Ann Roland (Mark Roland), Geoffrey Mutch (Karla Phillips) and Derek Mutch (Kimberley Pryor), as well as her sisters, Ruth Peabody, Bernice Malsbary, Mary Robinson (Bob), and Barbara Johnson (Billy), her brother, William E. Held, and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A memorial service for June will be held on Saturday, November 23, 2013 at 1:00pm, at the Carmel Presbyterian Church, followed by a private ceremony at the Memorial Wall of El Carmelo Cemetery in
Pacific Grove.
Write to familyofjunemutch@gmail.com for

Published in The Monterey Herald on Nov. 17, 2013