Hannah J. ‘June’ Rhodes
Hannah J. “June” Rhodes, 88, of Lewistown, passed away on Monday April 5, 2021, at Geisinger-Lewistown Hospital.
Hannah June was born Aug. 28, 1932, in Ryde, she was the daughter of the late Howard Macklin and Lorma E. (Fry) Harshbarger. Her husband, Dale K. Rhodes preceded her in death as well as three children, Susan J. (Rhodes) Grumbine, Marlin Lee Rhodes and Jeffrey Dale Rhodes and granddaughter Melissa Jane Grumbine, all of Lewistown. She was also preceded in death by three sisters, Madeline J. Moist and husband James, Thelma I. Shade and husband John, Audrey Grassmyer and a brother, Percy E. Harshbarger.
She is survived by children, Beverly Meyer and husband Dennis and David Rhodes, all of Lewistown. Also grandchildren Michael Snyder and wife Kelsey, of Minnesota and Timothy Meyer, of Lewistown; great-grandchildren, Avri, Braelyn and Zayden. Also two sisters, Florence Boozel, of McVeytown and Marcella Colyer and husband Fred, of McAlisterville and a brother, John J. Harshbarger and wife Patricia, of California, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Hannah was a graduate of BMO Highschool in McVeytown, graduating in 1952.
She was a homemaker and a proud mother of her five children. She loved her grandchildren and great-grandchildren very much. She was an avid reader and enjoyed outings with her sisters for eating and shopping.
A funeral service in loving memory of June will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday April 9, 2021 at King-Barr Funeral Home LLC, 120 Logan St., Lewistown with Pastor John Walters to officiate. A viewing will be held at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until time of service.
Interment will take place in Juniata Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in June’s memory are respectfully encouraged to: Ryde United Methodist Church, 80 Ryde Rd., McVeytown PA 17051.
Online condolences can be shared with the family at www.kingbarr funeralhome.com.