June M. Crowers,
78, of 545 Terrace Avenue Mt. Joy, PA since May 1990 and formerly of 2447
Eldon Avenue Drexel Hill Delaware County, PA died Sunday, September 19, 2004
at Hospice of Lancaster County, East Hempfield Township, Lancaster, PA.
She was born July
16, 1926 in Philadelphia, PA the daughter of the late Richard and Margaret
McCormick Perkins. She graduated from John Bartram High School in
Philadelphia, PA in 1944. Mrs. Crowers worked as a law clerk at Blank,
Rome, Comiskey and McCauley Law Firm in Center City Philadelphia for many
years retiring in 1989. She was always serving others through her
involvement in being a Girl Scout Leader for many years, a Sunday School
Teacher and serving on the vestry at the church. She was also active in the
Lancaster Red Rose Christian Women’s Club. Mrs. Crowers devoted seven years
to volunteering for Lancaster Hospice after the loss of her husband Kenneth
J. Crowers of 39 years who preceded her in death August 25, 1990. She
enjoyed quilting and belonged to the Lancaster Quilters Guild. Mrs. Crowers
was a loving mother and adored her two grandchildren.
One daughter, Gail
J. Irons and her husband Richard J. of Mount Joy survives her along with
her two grandchildren Joshua R. Irons and Heidi G. Irons. One sister Jane
Wright and her husband Bryant of Menlo, California, two nephews and one
niece, also survive her.
A Requiem Mass
will be held Monday, September 27, 2004 at 11:00 AM from the St. Edwards
Episcopal Church 2453 Harrisburg Pike, Lancaster PA with the Reverend
Stephen C. Casey officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Joy Cemetery,
Mt. Joy. There will be no viewing. Memorial contributions may be made to
Hospice of Lancaster County PO Box 4125 Lancaster, PA 17604-4125 or St.
Edwards Episcopal Church.