June Alice Grace (Van Luven) of McBride passed from this life on January 15, 2022 at Spectrum Health Blodgett in Grand Rapids.
June was born May 15, 1954 in Detroit to Forrest and Delta Van Luven(Caudill). She was the oldest of 6 children. She had fond memories of growing up in Detroit but being the big sister was her favorite part.
June dedicated her adult life to being a full time mom. She had 5 children of her own and several others that grew in her heart. Her home was always open for any child in need of love and guidance. After her children were grown she continued to share her love and wisdom with her grandchildren. She spent the later years of her life being a full time grandmother or Mimi as her only granddaughter Sophia lovingly referred to her as.
June was preceded in death by her parents, Forrest Duncan Van Luven and Delta Mueller, and her husband Joseph Edward Grace. She is survived by her children, Christopher Van Luven, Malisia Brock, Joe (Melissa) Lahti, Jolene (Jeff) Warnke, and Joseph Grace. Grandchildren, Cody Brock, Jacob Brock, Duncan (Carrie) Wood, Kyle (Ashley) Brock, Zachery Lahti, and Sophia Fisk. One great grandchild, Nova Brock. Siblings Robert Van Luven, Patricia Archie, Barbara (Floyd) Scott, George Van Luven, William (Mary) Van Luven.
June’s life is being celebrated on Saturday, January 22, 2022 at the Simpson Family Funeral Home in Stanton (225 W. Cedar St.) from 1 to 5 PM, where you are free to come and go as your schedule allows. A time for sharing memories and stories about June will be at 4:30 PM.
Memorial donations in June’s memory can be made directly to her family.