June F. Soenksen, 76, of Clinton, Iowa died Wednesday, June 5, 2019 in Clinton. Funeral services will take place at 1 pm on Tuesday, June 11, at Lemke Funeral Homes – South Chapel (2610 Manufacturing Dr.). A visitation will occur 2 hours prior, from 11 am until the service hour at the funeral home. Deacon Ray Hilgendorf will officiate the funeral service. Burial takes place at Clinton Lawn Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Julie and Tim Soenksen, Cristiano Ribero, John Soenksen and Steven Dick. Lemke Funeral Homes assisted the family with arrangements.
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June was born on June 11, 1942, one of a set of twins to James W. and Margorie Smith. She was a Clinton High School graduate. She married Dale E. Soenksen on June 17, 1961 in Clinton, Iowa. Dale died April 15, 2005.
June worked for the AC Nielsen for 26 years starting as a coupon processor and ended her career as a customer service representative. She enjoyed bowling, golf, her dogs, crafts, ceramics and most of all her children and grandchildren.
June was a member of Jesus Christ, Prince of Peace Catholic Church.
She is survived by Steve and Susan Soenksen of Rockford. Grandchildren Timothy and Julie Soenksen. Her sister in law Bette Dean and brother in laws Roger and John.
She was preceded in death by her husband, and son, Michael, her parents and twin sister Judy (Victor) Bjork of Toledo, Iowa.