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June T. Tuyls
Date of Death: October, 30 2017

          June T. Tuyls, 82, Cornell, passed away unexpectedly on Monday October 30, 2017 at her home. She was born on January 11, 1935 in Escanaba, the daughter of the late Robert and Esther (Turnwall) Kositzke. On February 7, 1953 she married the late Harold L. Tuyls in Escanaba.
          June is survived by her four children: Diane (Robert) Viau, Betty (Gary) Lantagne, Pete (Cherie) Tuyls and David (Brenda) Tuyls, eight grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, a brother-in-law: Bill Pinar, a sister-in-law: Bonnie Tuyls and many nieces and nephews.
          She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two brothers: Robert and James Kositzke and three sisters: Janis Seymour, Audrey Pinar and Doris Degrand.
          Friends may call from 12:00 (noon) to 1:00 p.m. on Thursday November 2, 2017 at the Allo Coolman Funeral Home in Escanaba. A funeral service to celebrate the life of June Tuyls will be at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home with Fr. Emmett Norden officiating. Burial will follow services in the Gardens of Rest Cemetery.
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  • "Dave, Pete, Diane, Betty and family. Sorry to hear about June passing away. Thinking of you all at this difficult time."
    -Mike & Judy Loveless

  • "Rest in peace, Auntie June. I have fond memories of the silly little stories you would tell when I was a young girl."
    -Debra Williamson

  • " Thinking of you all at this sad time. She was a special lady. I am sure she and Mom are in heaven enjoying a cup of coffee smilling on us all, they were the best of friends! Great memories to cherish."
    -Lynn Carignan

  • "Sending Condolences and prayers for healing to her family during this difficult time. "
    -Kristie Gilbert

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