June Ingham, age 91, died on September 5, 2012 after a brief illness.
Born June 10, 1921 to Lemuel and Bertha (Gilpatrick) Brown in Evansville, IN, June spent her early life in Indiana, graduating from Ft. Branch High School in 1939.
June went on to work at American Airlines in New York City where she met David Ingham who also worked there. They married at the Little Church Around the Corner on May 10, 1943. Their first son, John, was born in New York in 1945 and shortly thereafter they moved to Spencer, David's hometown, where they took over the family fur farm. Their sons Scott and Joe were born there in 1948 and 1951. In 2003, June moved to Spring Green to be closer to her children.
June was a talented painter who pursued many creative crafts over the years. She also enjoyed cooking, gardening, reading and, most of all, caring for her family.
She is survived by her sons John (Dawn) and Scott (Fran), her grandchildren, Jesse (Emily Beck), Ianthe (Scott) Stanley, and LaRonda Ingham, her great-grandchildren Tessa and Troy Stanley, and the large circle of extended family and friends she enjoying staying in touch with.
June was predeceased by her parents, her husband David, her son Joe, and her sisters Lucille, Crystal and Ruth.
As per June's wish, there will be no funeral. If desired, memorials may be directed to Spring Green Community Library, 230 E. Monroe St., Spring Green WI 53588.
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