June Marie Willsie, 86, of Midland, passed away on July 4, 2018 at Candlestone. She was born on July 16, 1931 to the late Glenn and Minnie (Mielke) Coleman. On November 11, 1949 she married Grant Willsie, Jr. who predeceased her on September 6, 1992.
June worked as an executive assistant at Dow Chemical for 35 years. She enjoyed making stain glass, camping and was a diehard Detroit Tigerâ€™s baseball fan. Her greatest joy was being with her family.
June is survived by her children, Denny (Debra) Willsie, Greg Willsie, Kevin (Tamara) Willsie, grandchildren; Danielle (Jason) Bennett, Denise (Hank) Elder, Diana (Ben) Wake, Shane Willsie, Grant Willsie, Riana Willsie and great grandchildren, Chase, Gabrielle, Annabell and Michael. She is also survived by her sister Fran (Dick) Thiel.
June was predeceased by her siblings, Bernard Coleman and Charlene Hodge.
A funeral liturgy will be held at 11:00 am on Monday, July 9, 2018 at St. Brigid of Kildare with Fr. Andy Booms officiating. Friends may visit with the family at Smith-Miner Funeral home on Sunday, July 8, 2018 from 4-7 pm and on Monday at the church from 10 am until the time of service. Burial will take place at Midland City Cemetery.
Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider Southern Care Hospice.