Alberta June Stevenson of Ferryville passed away suddenly at her home Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at the age of 82. June was born on the family farm in Folsom, Wis., on June 24, 1930, to Harvey and Eliza (Hill) Jones. She married Adolph Stevenson on Nov. 10, 1948. They enjoyed 64 years of marriage together. She was a member of the Utica Lutheran Church- WELCA, Miriam Esther Circle and enjoyed quilting.
June enjoyed cooking for her family and there was always good food and a clean home waiting for them. She always put her family’s needs before her own. These past years she especially enjoyed her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She helped her husband on the family farm, raising a garden and chickens and helping with chores. She also enjoyed feeding hummingbirds and her flowers.
She is survived by her husband, Adolph Stevenson of Ferryville; her children, Gloria (Fred) Wolff of Deerfield Wis., Jeff Stevenson of Ferryville, Robert (Cathy) Stevenson of De Soto, Rebecca (Joe) Falkers of Viroqua, and Lori ( Ed) Copus of Ferryville; 10 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; two sisters, Orla Simonson of Readstown and Cleo Yttri of Viroqua; one brother, Harold (Pat) Jones; three sisters-in-law, Edith Emerson, Joyce (Norman) Fryseth and Bernilda McDowell.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Harland Jones and Raymond Jones; two sisters, Marian Winger and Merle Krogan; three brothers-in-law, Ivan Stevenson, Alvin Emerson and Elmer McDowell: and one sister-in-law, Evelyn Stevenson.
Blessed be our memory of Alberta June Stevenson.
Funeral services were held on Monday, June 10, 2013, at the Utica Lutheran Church. Pastor Nile Sandeen officiated with burial following in the church cemetery. Friends called at the church Monday after 11 a.m. Online condolences may be offered at www.vossfh.com.
The Vosseteig Funeral Home of Gays Mills served the family.