June O. Elwyn, 93, of Sparta, IL; Born on April 30, 1928 in Sparta, IL; passed away on Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at the Randolph County Care Center in Sparta, IL.
June was a graduate from Sparta High School and attended college at Millikin University. On August 31, 1947 June married Rollin Elwyn. She worked as a bookkeeper at Elwyn’s Cleaners in Sparta. June was a life member of the Westminster Church in Sparta. She was an organist and pianist that played for over 70 years at the church. One of her favorite hobbies was quilting, and she made some of the best quality of handmade quilts.
She is survived by her children – Paul (Maureen) Elwyn of Danville, KY, Jim (Billie) Elwyn of St. Genevieve, MO, and Lynn (Dan) Peck of Sparta, IL; seven grandchildren – Lexie (Russell) King of Prospect, TX, Jaeson (Lora) Peck of Watertown, TN, Ryan (significant other, Jessica Bland) Peck of Schuline, IL, Jenny (significant other, Curtis Farber) Elwyn of St. Louis, MO, Jaimie (Bill) Smith of Sparta, IL, Seth (Haylie) Elwyn of St. Genevieve, MO, Laura (fiancé, George Johnson) Elwyn of Louisville, KY; eight great grandchildren – Sadie King, Max King, Jacob (Ariel) Peck, Cheyenne (significant other, J.D.) Peck, Callie Peck, Gavin Peck, Riley Biermann, and Paige Smith; two great great grandchildren – Nolan Elwyn and Paisley Peck; two nieces – Diane (Gwinner) Snyder and Linda Winfield; one nephew – David Dagner; other relatives and friends.
June was preceded in death by her husband – Rollin Elwyn who passed away on January 18, 1995; parents – Robert E. and Maude (Kelley) Vermillion; sister – Estelle Dagner; brother in law – Robert Dagner; mother in law – Marjorie Elwyn.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Sparta Community Chorus or the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Sparta.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.heilschuessler.com.
Visitation: Family and friends may attend the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Sparta, IL on Saturday, May 29, 2021 from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Funeral: Services will be held in the Westminster Presbyterian Church in Sparta, IL on Saturday, May 29, 2021 at 11:00 a.m. with Julie Post officiating.
Interment: Burial will be held at Caledonia Cemetery in Sparta, IL.
Heil – Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements