June Perry, 75, of Swanville, a devoted wife and beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully with family by her side Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2011. She was born Jan. 4, 1936 in Greenville, the daughter of Fred Burns and Rachel Warman.

June had a love for crafts, knitting and painting. She loved to travel, taking regular trips with her husband Paul and her sister Evelyn. Enjoying the outdoors and time spent with family was important to June.

She was predeceased by her husband, Paul; father, Fred Burns; mother, Rachel Warman; and brother, William Burns.

June is survived by her children and their spouses, Paul Perry Jr. and Stephanie of Jefferson, Tim Perry and June of Bath; eight grandchildren, Jamie Perry, Danielle Ladd, Duska Martovich, Nicolas Perry, Chelsea Perry, Dylan Perry, Emily Perry and Stephen Perry; four great-grandchildren; her brother, Harry Burns and Helen; and her sister, Evelyn.

Family and friends are invited to a celebration of life on Saturday, Aug. 13, from 1-3 p.m., with a formal service at 2 p.m. at Crabiel-Riposta Funeral Home, 182 Waldo Ave., Belfast. Online condolences may be offered to the family at ripostafh.com.