June F. Moran

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June F. Moran, 92, of Pottsville, passed away Monday at her home surrounded by her family.

Born Aug. 12, 1924, in Pottsville, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Helen Coulson.

She was a 1943 graduate of Pottsville High School and a member of St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church, Pottsville.

June worked for many years for the Van Heusen Shirt Factory in Pottsville. She loved listening to her vast music collection, including Bing Crosby and Eddie Arnold - her two favorites - and looked forward to her evening ice cream treat.

She was a wonderful mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Her husband, Edward, to whom she was married 54 years, passed away in April 2000, and was the love of her life. Together they raised three children, Bonnie, Peg and Bill in their Pottsville home of 70 years.

June was preceded in death by her son-in-law, J. William Norton; her sister, Francis Palko, wife of the late John Palko; her brother, William Coulson and his late wife, Marge.

She is survived by her three children, Bonnie Norton, Margaret "Peggy" Reber, wife of Earl, and William Moran, husband of Karen; seven grandchildren, Sharon Rossi, wife of Ken, Kimberly Kimber, wife of William, Amy Brobst, wife of Mark, Michael Reber, Neal Moran, Kurt Moran, husband of Marianne, and Kate Dagon, wife of Scott; 11 great-grandchildren, Tyler, Kenny and Joey Rossi, Kyla and Jaidin Brobst, Sadie, Timmy, Joshua and Emily Kimber, and Gabrielle and Natalie Moran; sister, Betty Uranko, wife of the late Joseph Uranko; brothers, James and Joseph Coulson and his wife, Mary Alice; 16 nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church, 319 Mahantongo St., Pottsville. A viewing will be held in the church from 12:30 p.m. until time of service. Interment will follow in Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery, Pottsville. Lord-Bixler Funeral Home Inc. is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed at lordbixler.com.

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Published in Republican & Herald on Jan. 4, 2017