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June Henningson

June 9, 1927 - June 10, 2018

June Henningson June Henningson
    June 29, 2018 | 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M.
  • Bethlehem Lutheran Church
    1145 North Fifth Avenue
    St. Charles, Illinois 60174
  • June 29, 2018 | 11:00 A.M.
  • Bethlehem Lutheran Church
    1145 North Fifth Avenue
    St. Charles, Illinois 60174
  • Burial Location

June Henningson was born in Wasco on June 9, 1927 and died peacefully at Delnor Hospital on June 10, 2018.

June grew up on her family farm in Wasco. She attended Wasco Elementary School and graduated from St. Charles High School in 1945. After graduation, she attended Evanston Hospital School of Nursing in Evanston, Illinois. She graduated with a nursing degree in 1948 and began her career as a Registered Nurse at Delnor Hospital in St. Charles.

In her senior year at St. Charles high School, she met Bob Henningson. They were married on June 26, 1949 at Grace Lutheran Church of Lily Lake where she was a member. After marriage, she became a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church in St. Charles where she served as a Sunday School teacher for many years. June worked at Delnor Hospital until 1951 when her oldest son, Steve, was born. Her youngest son, Curt, was born in 1953. When her sons went away to college, June resumed her career as an Occupational Health Nurse at the Moline Corporation in St. Charles for seventeen years. She was a lifelong member of the Evanston Hospital School of Nursing Alumni Association.

June had a good life. She will be remembered for her kindness and her beautiful smile.

June is survived by her son Steve (Christina), granddaughter Haley (Jordan) Goodman, grandson Eric, Great granddaughters Samantha and Allison Goodman, and son Curt. She is also survived by her niece Karen (Steve) Graham, nephew Jim (Kay) Olson and niece Robyn (Pat) Flinn.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Eric and Hilda Olson of Wasco, her brother and sister-in-law, George and Doris Olson of Wasco and her husband of sixty five years, Bob Henningson.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Friday June 29, 2018 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 1145 North Fifth Avenue, St. Charles, Illinois. Visitation will take place from 10:00 A.M. until the time of the service. A luncheon will be served at the church immediately after the service. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Bethlehem Lutheran Church. To leave an online condolence for the family, visit the funeral home’s obituary page at For more information, please call Yurs Funeral Home of St. Charles, 630-584-0060.


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