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“June Ann I will miss all the good times we had!!!! ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Ann Skertic - Battle Creek, MI

“My heartfelt love and condolences goes out to the Eagles and Squires families. Both families were friends with my parents and grandparents families,...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Susan Wood - Battle Creek, MI

“I was privileged to serve with June Ann on the BCHS Leila Follies Committee for many years. We all worked hard and had such fun together. She was...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Gerry Hofer - Wyoming, MI

“The DePalma family is with you in heart celebrating her life. We are thankful for allowing us into the family. We will miss her and cherish the...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Mark DePalma - Gastonia, NC

“Dear Lorie, Julie and Denny,I'm so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mother. I met her once many years ago and she was so nice for how bad we...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Corinne Rockstad (Schwarz) - MN

“I am sorry to read this. I enjoyed working with June Ann at the food pantry at First Methodist. She was fun to be around and determined to be as...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Lynnette Rich - Battle Creek, MI

“Sending happy memories to the family. Auntie was always so full of energy. I fondly remember the childhood fun & good times at the Cliff St & Wattles...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Celeste Etheridge - Battle Creek, MI

“I love you and will miss you ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Melissa Stevenson - CARTHAGE, MO


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June Ann Squires, age 88, of Battle Creek passed away peacefully at her home on Friday afternoon, May 25, 2018. She was born in Battle Creek on March 17, 1930, the daughter of Jesse J. and T. Merle (Bradshaw) Eagles. June Ann graduated from Battle Creek Central High School with the Class of 1948 and furthered her education at Michigan State University and the Mullinex Business School. Over the years, June Ann worked at Michigan National Bank, BC Office Equipment, Officeway's, and retired from the Battle Creek McDonald's office.

June Ann married Lyle K. Squires in Battle Creek on November 9, 1952; he sadly preceded her in death on January 23, 2003. She is survived by her children, Dennis J. (Kimberly) Squires of Battle Creek, Lorie L. Harris of Battle Creek, and Julie M. (Mark) White of Traverse City; 10 grandchildren; several great grandchildren; and her brothers, Jack, Dan (Rosel) and Lynn (Nancy) Eagles. June Ann was also preceded in death by her daughter Betsy Ordway; her grandson, Scotty Harris, and her sister-in-law, Marguerite Eagles.

June Ann was of member of the First Congregational Church and the church sewing group. She dedicated many hours of service to the Leila (Battle Creek Health System & Bronson Battle Creek) Hospital Auxiliary, and also served on the Leila Follies Committee and volunteered at the Marian Burch Adult Day Care Center, and the Food Bank of South Central Michigan. A very dedicated and giving woman, June Ann sent thousands of cards for the Ladies Auxiliary, was very involved with the BCC Class of 1948 Reunion Committee, and created & updated the Marsh family tree for many years, as well as helping with many of the Marsh family reunions. June Ann enjoyed getting bargains at Meijer and Aldi, fishing and spending time at the lake with her family. She will always be remembered as very detail oriented, and was especially meticulous about "Making the Bed".

The family will receive friends 5:00 to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 29th at Farley Estes Dowdle Funeral Home & Cremation Care. Funeral services to celebrate June Ann's life will be held 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, May 30th at the Family Bible Church 725 US Hwy 27 North, Marshall, where a light luncheon will follow the service. Interment will be at Fort Custer National Cemetery. The family would like to thank Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan for their loving care and to the many dear friends who visited daily. In lieu of flowers, please consider making donations to Hospice Care of Southwest Michigan. Personal messages for the family may be placed at www.farleyestesdowdle.com.