June M. Haataja, 80, a resident of Arbor Green, Houghton, and former Elo resident, died Saturday, October 20, 2018, at the Omega House following a brief illness.
June was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest; a daughter, Bonny; two sisters, Ginger and Phyllis; and a brother, Walter. She is survived by her daughter, Deborah Haataja of Atlantic Mine; her son, Ernest, Jr. of Elo; a grandson, Eric Kemppainen of Atlantic Mine; a granddaughter, Sarah (Brandon) Mukavetz of Hancock; and four great-grandkids, Dorian, Dexter, Gabrielle and Brandon Mukavetz. Also surviving are her siblings, Richard, Daniel, Michael, Roger, Dennis, Donald, Caroline, Susan and Patricia; numerous nieces and nephews; as well as extended family members.
In accordance with June’s wishes, there will be no public services.
Arrangements are being handled by the Mountain View Mortuary of South Range, Antila Funeral Service, Inc. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at antilafuneral.com.