June Katherine Schattilly

August 16, 1926 - November 16, 2017

June Katherine Schattilly of Tustin, Michigan went home to her Lord surrounded by her daughters on Thursday evening, November 16, 2017. She was 91.

June was born August 16, 1926 to Jacob and Grace (Eggle) Reiter on the family farm in Tustin, Michigan.

She graduated from Saginaw High School and spent most of her life in Saginaw until retiring at the farm in Tustin in 1983. On August 24, 1946 in Elkart, Indiana she married Charles Raymond Schattilly of Saginaw. She loved to work whether professionally or at home. She was an avid traveler with one fabulous trip to Egypt to see the pyramids and especially enjoyed her skydiving adventure at 77 years old and Harley ride at 89 years old. She loved watching birds and listening to music.

She is survived by her daughters, Mary Lou Schattilly of Tustin and Pam Gilbert of Bridgeport, Michigan; her grandsons, Brian (Bethany) Gilbert of Leroy and John Hammer (Mozart) of Oregon and great grandson, Jacob Gilbert. She is also survived by her niece, Shannon (Jerry Kneller) O’Meara of Maine; her nephew, Michael (Billie) O’Meara of Tawas City; Goddaughter, Diane (RJ) Schomaker of Bridgeport, Lucy Lou and many cousins. June was blessed with many friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles “Ray”; her son-in-law, David Gilbert and her sister, Pat O’Meara.

A special thanks to: Dr. Tania LeBaron, Pastor Del, Carrie, Penny, Carla, Yancey, Chris and Todd, Ann and the Munson Hospice staff.

A spring graveside service will be held at Sherman Township Cemetery and announced at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the family.
An online guestbook is available at www.petersonfh.com.

Guest Book

janice boyd - Nov 18th, 2017 9:38 am

"Mary Lou, So sorry for your lost, you were a caring kind compassionate daughter. Hugs to you. "

Christine Potter - Nov 18th, 2017 3:51 pm

"I will miss this dear woman, and that perpetual twinkle in her eye that let you know her mind was racing and something fun was soon to follow! I know she is off on her new adventures and happy."

sharon bodnar don person - Nov 18th, 2017 6:22 pm

"so sorry for your loss may god comfort all the family at this time of sorrow"

Deb Moon (McGowan) - Nov 20th, 2017 3:44 pm

"Dear June, I am so glad I got to see you one last time this Spring. You were a joy and a blessing to know. Thank you for all of your wisdom and kindness in this life. May your journey be peaceful and may we meet again on the flip side. Much Love and Peace to Mary Lou and the rest of the family and friends. "

Judy Rongey Hughston - Nov 20th, 2017 7:07 pm

"I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers."

Bob Frei - Nov 20th, 2017 11:03 pm

"What a blessing that she was able to enjoy so much life, and that you were able to share it with her. Peace to all of her family; may the blessing of her life continue in yours."

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