June Eileen Bogard, 81, of Harmar Place, formerly of Lowell, joined her family in heaven at 7:30 p.m. on Monday (Nov. 4, 2013) at Marietta Memorial Hospital.
She was born April 14, 1932, to Harry "Bud" and Nettie Delong LaFaber in Marietta. June graduated from Marietta High School in 1950, attended Marietta College where she was a member of Alpha XI Delta Sorority. June had been employed by Ideal Gas and Electric, Marietta College and R.S.V.P.
She was a member of Lowell United Methodist Church and had been a charter member of the Elizabeth Green CCL. She enjoyed playing cards, reading, her pets and her trips to the beach with friends and family. She loved cooking big meals for her family and celebrating all the holidays and birthdays. She was loved very much and will be missed until we all meet again.
In 1951, she married Adrian "Ben" Bogard.
Surviving are their two sons, Thomas (Claire) Bogard and Richard (Debbie) Bogard and their daughter Brenda (Mike) McNutt; grandchildren, Jessica Magers, Brent, Jordan and Shannon Bogard and Bethany Bogard; stepgrandchildren, Charles Gregory, Katie (Brett) Thomas; and stepgreat-grandchildren, Hannah and Peter Thomas.
In addition to her parents, June was preceded in death by her husband, Adrian "Ben" Bogard.
Private services will be observed. McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home is assisting the family. Messages of sympathy may be sent at www.lankfordfh.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of the Mid-Ohio Valley, P.O. Box 5, Marietta, Ohio, 45750.