MASON, June 90 yrs. Old, of Mesa, AZ was laid in Jesus’ arms on November 19, 2017. She was born on June 5, 1927, to Rollo Ernest Ford and Lois Frances Brackett Ford in Peoria, IL. “June Bug” graduated from Woodruff High School in Peoria, as did her 4 children. She most loved being a mother and housewife. If you ever saw June, she was most likely wearing purple with butterflies adorning her clothing and jewelry. June is survived by her 4 children: L. Ernest Mahan (Mary Ellen), Sue Bitcon (Scott), Kenneth E Mahan, and Carol Ann “Pat” Young; 8 grandchildren: Troy, Dennis, Jill, Chris, Stephanie, Drew, Jamie & Stacie; 13 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands Cy Mahan and Wally Mason, 5 brothers and 2 sisters. June was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Durango, CO, where she lived for 18 yrs. She will be laid to rest at City of Mesa, AZ Cemetery. Services will be attended by family members at graveside. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Alzheimer’s Association at act.alz.org/donate.
Published on  December 4, 2017