June Marie LaVergne Hanson

ESCANABA — June Marie LaVergne Hanson, 94, of Escanaba, departed to her nirvana on Saturday, Jan. 7, 2016 at her home. She was born on June 28, 1922, in Menominee, the daughter of the late Napoleon and Cleo (Braener) LaVergne.

June is survived by her four children: Wendy Katarincic, Pete (Chris Nilsen) Hanson, Bill (Bonnie) Hanson and Bonnie (Keith) Chillquist; five grandchildren, Tony (Mary) Katarincic, Michael Katarincic, Jim (Wendy) Scott, Mark Scott and Marie Hanson; six great-grandchildren; and further survived by loving and loyal family, Brad and Cindy Bender and their four children.

She is preceded in death by her parents; dear friend and companion, Frank Bender; a granddaughter, Rhonda Hanson; and a son-in-law, Frank Katarincic. Friends may call from 4 to 6 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21, at the Allo Coolman Funeral Home in Escanaba. A celebration of life will be held at 6 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home with Fr. Eric Olson officiating. Please visit the website www.allofh.com to send online condolences to her family.