June E. Aldrich, 86, formerly of Weippe
June E. Aldrich passed away June 25, 2013, at Guardian Angels Home in Lewiston. She was born to Irving and Mamie Stevenson June 10, 1927, in Weippe. She attended schools in Lewiston and graduated from Lewiston High School in 1946.
She married Donald E. Aldrich June 1, 1947, in Lewiston. She attended the University of Idaho receiving her Bachelor of Science Education degree in June of 1966 and her Masters of Arts degree in May of 1971.
She taught art at Moscow Junior High School for 18 years and retired in 1982. After retiring, she and her husband moved to their home on Coeur d'Alene Lake near Cottonwood Bay where they spent their summer months and winter months were spent in the foothills of Yuma, AZ. In 2001 they returned to Lewiston to be closer to their family.
She is survived by her husband of 66 years; her three sons, Ronald K. (Susan) of Lewiston, Steven C. (Nancy) of West Richland, WA, and Bruce E. (Julie) of Lewiston; as well as 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and brother, Stanley A. Stevenson.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Normal Hill Cemetery in Lewiston. Sr. Margie Schmidt will officiate at the service.
Transcribed by Michal Berreth Beck, 2014
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