Dorothy June Gallion, 81, of Jasonville, passed away at midnight Monday, July 7, 2008 at Shakamak Good Samaritan Nursing Center in Jasonville.
Born Jan. 27, 1927 in Jasonville, she was the daughter of Ray Richert and Mary Edith (Thomas) Richert
She was a homemaker and previously worked at The Jasonville Leader over 47 years ago. she was also a member of Lawton Street Christian Church in Jasonville.
Survivors include: son and daughter-in-law, Michael and Mary Smith of Jasonville; two step-daughters, Linda and John McDonnell of Knoxville TN and Sharon and Jeff Herron of New Castle; grandchildren, Ryan and Aaron Smith; step-grandchildren, Kim Orlaski of Tyler TX, Win McDonnell, Matt McDonnell, Darlene Herron as well as several great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, James K Gallion on March 1, 1976; and an infant daughter, Sandy Smith.
Services will be conducted at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville at 1 p.m. Thursday with Pastor Mark Messmer officiating. Burial will be in Lebanon Cemetery at Midland.
Visitation from be from 11 a.m. until service time Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.