THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Delores Junco, 92, of Oconto Falls, passed away Thursday evening, July 3, at the Jack & Engrid Meng Residence in DePere.
Born Dec. 31, 1921 in Murray, Ia., to Charles and Pearl (Daughertee) Lee, as a little girl, she moved with her family to the Town of Morgan. On May 26, 1941, she married Greg Junco in Crandon. After marriage, the couple lived in Milwaukee for a short time before relocating to the Oconto Falls area. She worked part time at the local True Value Hardware store. A member of the Oconto Falls United Methodist Church, she will be remembered for the devotion she gave her family, being a great cook and enjoyed playing bingo.
Survivors include two children, Larry (Betty) Junco, Tucson, Az. and Linda (James) Sternitzky, Banning, Ca.; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and a sister-in-law, Mayfred Lotter, Oconto Falls.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Greg in 2005; five brothers, Bob, Forrest, Charlie, Leslie and Raymond Lee; a step-sister, Edith and a grandson, Matthew Magnin.
Visitation with the urn present will be held at 9 a.m. Thursday, July 10, until time of Memorial Services at 11 a.m. at Jones Funeral Service in Oconto Falls. Pastor Diane Fite will officiate with burial in St. Anthony Cemetery, Oconto Falls. In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, memorials may be made to the Oconto Falls United Methodist Church.
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