Lois June Hicks, age 89, of Greenville, passed away Thursday, August 6 at Helia Healthcare. Funeral services for 89 year old Lois June Hicks will be Tuesday, August 11 at 11:00 a.m. at the Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home. Burial will be in Montrose Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. to service time. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society.
Lois June Brauchmuller, the daughter of Louis Brauchmuller and Cecelia Ellen Stricklen Brauchmuller, was born on June 12, 1926 on the Brauchmuller farm in Tamalco Township, where June attended the Tamalco and Pleasant Mound one room schools. June also attended Greenville High School. June worked at the Busy Bee Cafe, for Pet Milk in the 1940’s and at Utlaut Memorial Hospital for several years. June was a home maker raising her four children, cared for others in her family and enjoyed playing Bingo.
June and Ralph Hicks were united in marriage on January 10, 1948 in Chicago and enjoyed over 33 years together before his death on June 7, 1981. Thye are the parents of four children, two of whom survive: Beverly Burkhardt of Greenville, and Rita Hubbard of Greenville, 10 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren. June is also survived by two sisters: Marie Vaughn of Greenville and Maxine File of Tower Hill, Illinois.
June is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Ralph, two sons: Ralph Steven Hicks, and James Hicks, one great grandchild, and two sisters: Helen Loggins and Deana Brownlee.
June was a faithful member of The Greenville First Christian Church.
Donnell-Wiegand Funeral Home
203 W Oak St
Greenville, IL 62246