June Melanie Westerberg

ESCANABA – June Melanie Westerberg, 53, of E4916 M-35, Escanaba, passed away Sunday morning July 27, 2014, at her home in Escanaba surrouded by her loving family. She was born Sept. 1, 1960, in Escanaba and was the daughter of Sam and Gay Mills.

June graduated from Escanaba in 1978. The former June Mills married Tom Westerberg on Sept. 12, 1987, at Calvary Baptist Church in Escanaba. June worked at Jo-Ann Fabrics, K-Mart, Menards, Frans Mobile and most recently at U.P. Ophthalmology. She was a member of Grace Church, and her greatest love was being with family and friends and spending time with her children.

June Melanie Westerberg is survived by her husband, Thomas Richard; children, Thomas Riley Westerberg of Rapid River, Mallory June Westerberg of Escanaba, and Maxwell Paul Westerberg of Escanaba; parents, Sam and Gay Mills of Gladstone; sister, Michelle (Clinton Van, Jr.) Marenger of Cornell; twin sister, Joy (Steve) McKnight of Gladstone; brother, Michael Mills of Hyde; along with several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her sister, Linda Moniowczak.

Visitation will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. Thursday, July 31, at the Grace Church in Gladstone. Funeral services celebrating the life of June M. Westerberg will be held at 5 p.m. Thursday at Grace Church in Gladstone with Pastor Stephen Patrick officiating. A luncheon will be served following the funeral services in the church fellowship hall. In lieu of flowers memorials can be directed to the charity of the donors choice.

The Anderson Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements and online condolences can be sent to the family at www.andersonfuneralhomes.net.