June Perardi

June PerardiJune Catherine Perardi, 82, of DuQuoin, formerly of Lewistown, died at 9:45 a.m. Aug. 9, 2010, at Fair Acres Nursing Home in DuQuoin.

She was born June 20, 1928, in Cuba, a daughter of Joseph and May Christy Jackson. She married Steven Perardi on June 20, 1947, in Lewistown. He survives.

Also surviving are one son, David (and Dana) Perardi of DuQuoin; one daughter, Stephanie (and Larry) Lemke of Peoria; one sister, Carol Sue Schenck of Birmingham, Ala.; and one grandchild.

She was preceded in death by three brothers.

She was a member of First Presbyterian Church of DuQuoin, and a member of National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution Lewistown Chapter.

Services were held Thursday at Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Lewistown with Rev. Danie deBeer officiating. Burial was in Oak Hill Cemetery in Lewistown.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution.

Condolences may be sent to www.henrylange.com.

Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 8/11/2010 (pending) and 8/18/2010