|Name} Johnson, June||Family History} Olson|
|Title}||Race} White||Sex} Female|
|Birth: Date} Fam 5 Jun 1920||Place} Preston, Franklin, Idaho|
|Marr.: Date} Fam 6 Jun 1941||Place} Logan LDS Temple, Logan, Cache, Utah (Link)|
|Death: Date} Exa 18 Aug 2005||Place} Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho|
|Burial: Date} Exa 23 Aug 2005||Place} Rigby Pioneer Cemetery, Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho|
|Grave Marker} Yes &||
|Parents: } Floyd Johnson & Clara Kern|
Household No.} 787
|1st Household No.} 787 = Preston, Franklin, Idaho|
| Occupation 1} Housewife |
Occupation 2} Salesperson
|Religion/Church} Latter-day Saints|
Bishop, Mohonori Moreancumer|
Total Number of} 1
|Notes: June Johnson was born 5 Jun 1920 in Preston, Franklin, Idaho. She was the second
child of Floyd Johnson and Clara Kern. Her older brother Floyd K. was born in 1919 and died the
same year. She was soon joined by her brother Max Ray and sister Lucille. At the time of her birth,
her father was a high school teacher.|
In the 1930 U.S. census, June's family was living in Preston, Franklin, Idaho. The family was renting their residence for $10. per month and had a radio set. Her father Floyd was now a dentist, who had his own dental office. The children were June, 9, and Max R., 7, both attending school; and Lucille, 4. One more sister, Sharon, was added to the family.
In the 1940 U.S. census, June's family was living on 1st Street North, Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho. This was their same residence in 1935, which they owned, valued at $3,500. Her father Floyd was now a doctor of dental surgery, having completed seven years of college. Her mother Clara had completed four years of high school. The children were June, 19, with one year of college, Max R., 17, two years of high school, Lucille, 14, 8th grade, and Sharon, 5. Also living in the household as a lodger was Sibil Wilkinson, 22, an elementary school teacher.
June graduated from Rigby High School, and attended the University of Idaho at Pocatello and the Utah State Agriculture College in Logan, Utah. She married Mohonri Moreancumer Bishop on June 6, 1941 in Logan, Utah at the Logan LDS Temple. She worked along side her husband in the family business, Bishop Cabinet Shop, as well as raising a family of six children.
Numerous newspaper articles detail June's community involvement. She was a member of the Rigby Study Club and served as president. She was also a member of the Women's Club and served as the District President with the National Federation of Women’s Clubs. She was a member of the Rigby Art Guild.
June was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She served in numerous ward and stake positions, and as a temple officiator for eleven years.
June died 18 Aug 2005 in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho. Funeral services were held 23 Aug 2005 in the Rigby LDS Stake Center, the Bishop Earl Bishop presiding. She is buried in the Rigby Pioneer Cemetery, Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho.
|Time of Birth}||Time of Death}||Fraternal/Social} Federated Women's Club|
|Confirm. Date}||Photos} June Johnson Bishop|
|Immigr'n Date} N/A||Port} N/A|
|Education: Grade} Some college work or Top 2 Degrees}|
|Military: Service} for the State of}|
Cause of Death}
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