June 23, 1923 - July 3, 2011
June Elinor Summers, 88, of Walla Walla, died July 3, 2011, at her home. She was born on June 23, 1923, in Kelso, Wash., to Frank and Katherine (Sexsmith) Major. She graduated from Kelso High School and served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II. She and husband, Jay, moved to Walla Walla in 1968. She volunteered for many years in the Providence St. Mary Medical Center Gift Shop. She was a devoted
wife, mother and homemaker.
She is survived by her husband, Jay Summers; son, Steven Summers of Sublimity, Ore.; daughter, Janice Strohmaier of Washougal, Wash.; son, Scott Summers of Woodburn, Ore.; 10 grandchildren and nine
A private graveside inurnment service will be held at Cowlitz View Memorial Gardens in Kelso, Wash., on July 23, 2011. Memorial contributions may be given to the Providence St. Mary Medical Center Service League through Mountain View-Colonial DeWitt, 1551 Dalles Military Road, Walla Walla, WA 99362.