VANCE, June Marie (Barr) - June, of Tweed, passed away peacefully on July 10, 2017 at Moira Place AON, Long Term Care.
Born in Capreol, Ontario October 31, 1931, June was the daughter of the late Marie (Scott) and Gordon Barr.
She was predeceased by her husband, James Arthur (Art) Vance, in 2000.
Surviving family members include children Mark (Deborah), Surrey B.C., David (Rita), Tweed ON, Gail, Kelowna, B.C., and grandchildren, James & Brendan Vance of B.C., Michael (Caroline), Lisa (Greg), & Laura (Dan) Vance, Tweed ON, and Callum & Devan Frost of B.C., as well as great grandchildren, Heidi, Juliana & Nolan Vance, of Tweed ON.
Also surviving are sister Carol (Paul) Ruston of Key Harbour, sisters-in-law Betty Flower, Renfrew, Carolyn (Dennis) Gaunt, of B.C., and many nieces & nephews.
June attended Public and High School in Capreol and further, Business College in Sudbury. She was employed with the Department of Education in Sudbury for seven (7) years and was also employed with the T.C.A as a stewardess.
June married Art Vance in 1957. She was a stay-at-home Mother until 1970, at which time she worked part-time for The Tweed News until 1990.
At the request of June, there will be no visitation or funeral service, but a private internment held at Thomasburg.
Memorial gifts may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Canada, 1600-20 Eglinton Ave W, Toronto, ON, M4R 1K8.