Lydia “June” Ince, 88, of Kewanee, IL died at 8:04 P.M. Saturday, March 8, 2014 at Kewanee Hospital. June was born January 18, 1926 in Bradford, IL the daughter of Jesse and Lora (Atherton) Dyer. She attended school in Bradford and Wyanet. June married John Paul Ince in Kewanee, Il. He survives along with a daughter Bonnie (Bobby) Stewart of Kewanee, three sons Robert Lee Ince of Kewanee, James Joseph Ince of Rock Island and Kenneth Russell Ince of Austin, Texas. Grandchildren included John Robert Brock, Frank Ceja, Antonia Ceja, Raphael Ceja, Angeles Ceja, Ricardo Ceja and Ramone Ceja, numerous great grandchildren, including a special great-grandson Jace Brock.
June was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter Patricia Ann Ceja, one brother Harold Dyer and a sister Cleo Carlson.
She was a 50 year member of the Grace Church of the Nazarene in Kewanee where she served as church treasurer and taught Sunday school. She will be remembered for her love of church work and camping.
Graveside funeral services will be at 1:30 P.M. Wednesday, March 12, 2014 at the Pleasant View Cemetery. Rev. Renee Kindle will officiate. The Schueneman-Tumbleson Funeral Home, Kewanee, IL is in charge of arrangements. There will be no visitation. Private online condolences may be shared with the family at www.schuenemantumblesonfuenralhome.com.