Barbara 'June' Shaver


NAPOLEON -- Barbara "June" Shaver, 83, of Napoleon, died early Tuesday morning, March 11, 2014, at the CHP Defiance Area In-Patient Hospice Center.

Her Legacy… She was born March 10, 1931, to Archie and Harriet (Pullman) Thompson in Lacey, Mich. She graduated from Bellevue High School, Bellevue, Mich., in 1948, and went on to beauty school. June enjoyed sewing and puzzles. She was a beautician on Kolbe St., Napoleon, for 36 years. She also was employed with Corvette Concepts for 12 years.

Her Family… June is survived by her sons, Robert (Betty) Shaver, Bryan, Gary (Peggy) Shaver, Napoleon, and Jerry (Lori) Shaver, Napoleon; daughter, Kathy (Victor) Pedraza, Holgate; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a sister, Sharon Milbourn. She was preceded in death by siblings, Harold, Earl and Helen.

Her Farewell Services… A memorial gathering will be in the Zachrich Funeral Home, 114 William Street, Holgate (419-264-0600) on Monday, March 17, at 11 a.m. Memorial contributions made in June's name should be written to Community Health Professionals Defiance Hospice. Please visit to leave online condolences.

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