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June Hauptman 1921-2010

Jul 8, 2010

ALGONA – A funeral Mass for June I. Hauptman of Emmetsburg, formerly of Bancroft, will be held Friday, July 9, at 10:30 AM at St. Cecelia Catholic Church in Algona with Father Edward M. Girres and Reverend Mr. Bill Black officiating. Burial will be in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Wesley.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Oakcrest Funeral Services of Algona, with a rosary beginning at 4:30 p.m. and a scripture prayer service beginning at 7 p.m.

June Irene Hauptman was born June 22, 1921 in Wesley, the daughter of John and Clara (Johnson) Haverly. June grew up in the Wesley area and graduated from Britt High School.  June was united in marriage to Bernard A. “Bud” Hauptman on July 4, 1941 at Middle River, MD. At that time, Bud was serving his country in the United States Army.

They moved back to the area living in Algona from 1945 until 1953. They moved to Bancroft and owned and operated a repair garage until 1970 when they moved to Emmetsburg.

Bud preceded her in death on July 1, 1998.  June remained in Emmetsburg until 2006 when she moved to Maple Park Apartments in Algona. In June, 2008, she became a resident of the Ruthven Community Care Center and died there Monday, July 05, 2010 at the age of 89.

June loved being with her family and she was an avid Chicago Cubs fan. She enjoyed playing bingo and cards, putting puzzles together, and sewing. She was a member of St. Thomas Catholic Church in Emmetsburg and while in Bancroft, she was active in the CD of A.

She is survived by six children, Thomas (Carolyn) Hauptman of Sioux City, Robert (Carol) Hauptman of Audubon, Judy (David) Nemmers of Burt, Steve Hauptman of Montgomery, AL, Susan (John) Saarloos of Brandon, SD, and William (Faun) Hauptman of Lakewood, CO; 23 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Ethel Lang of Mason City.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two sons, John David in infancy and James Bernard Hauptman; two grandsons, Jonathan Nemmers and Chad Saarloos; two sisters, Ruth Loebig and Mary Lou Studer; and two brothers, Donald and John Haverly Jr.         

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