June V. Whelan passed away at the age of 86 on January 7, 2019, having lost a courageous battle with cancer. She was in hospice care and died at her home in Sedro-Woolley. She had a long and happy marriage of 56 years to James M. Whelan who preceded her in death. She was also preceded by her oldest daughter, Kathryn Noonan.
Survivors include three daughters, Margaret Burts, Mary Juchmes, and Carol Whelan; two sons, Michael Whelan and Patrick Whelan; numerous nieces and nephews and many grandchildren.
Her family would like to express their heartfelt appreciation to Hospice of the Northwest for their wonderful care in her final days. A private service has been held. Arrangements are under direction of Lemley Chapel, Sedro-Woolley.