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June Hale (Smith) Mirwald

June 20, 1920 ~ February 10, 2020 (age 99)

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June Hale (Smith) Mirwald passed away at the age of 99 on February 10, 2020 at the Chautauqua Rehabilitation and Nursing Home in Dunkirk, NY. For most of her life June resided in South Dayton, NY with her husband of 49 years, Wenzel (Sam) Mirwald, who passed away in 1990.

In addition to being a homemaker for her family, June worked outside the home as a waitress at Mirwald’s Restaurant and served on the local boards of elections for several years.

For the past six years June has been a resident of the WCA Home in Fredonia. She is survived by her three children; Karen (Gerald) Mathewson of Fredonia, NY, Robert Mirwald of Greenbay, WI. And Mary Hunsinger of South Dayton, NY. In addition, June is survived by six grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Arthur and Bessie Hale Smith; three sisters, Joyce Woods, Winnie Mansfield and Kay Webb Banta.

Visitation will be held Saturday March 14 from 2PM to 4PM at the DiStasio Funeral Home Inc., located at 478 route 83, South Dayton, NY.

Interment will be in Jolls Cemetery, Perrysberg, NY

A celebration of June’s life will be announced in July of 2020.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the WCA home in Fredonia, NY or the Chautauqua County Hospice.

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March 14, 2020

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
DiStasio Funeral Home Inc.
478 Route 83 Balcom Corners
South Dayton, NY 14138

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