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June A. (Nelson) Hauskins, 97

Sep 25, 2010

June Hauskins

Prior Lake — June A. (Nelson) Hauskins, age 97, of Prior Lake, formerly of Blue Earth and Worthington, died Sept. 15, 2010, at McKenna Crossing Assisted Living Center, in Prior Lake.

Funeral Services were held on Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, at 11:30 a.m., at Patton Funeral Home, in Blue Earth. The Rev. Mark Wilms officiated Burial followed in Riverside Cemetery, Blue Earth.

June was born June 5, 1913, in Blue Earth, the daughter of Iver and Anna (Leither) Nelson. She was raised and educated in Blue Earth, where she was a 1931 graduate of Blue Earth High School. She worked as a teller and secretary to the president of First Farmers National Bank, in Blue Earth, until moving to Worthington in 1946. She was the executive secretary to the superintendent of schools in Worthington for nearly 30 years. She retired in 1974 to get married to Maynard J. Hauskins, on Nov. 2, 1974, in Hawaii, at the age of 62. The couple enjoyed “wintering” in Chandler, Ariz., and June continued to do so even after Maynard’s death in 1993. June was a lifetime member of Trinity Lutheran Church, in Blue Earth, where her father was a founding member.

June is survived by several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a brother, Oscar Nelson; and two sisters, Margaret Nelson and Alma Anderson.

Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com