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June Mann


June Mann, 92, of Middletown, entered into eternal rest on Thursday, March 1, 2017 at the Middletown Home.

She was born on July 25, 1925 in Royalton and was the daughter of the late Harry E. and Mary E. (Geesey) Hammaker.

She was a member of the Royalton Emmanuel United Methodist Church and was a former factory worker for the former Roughware Clothing, Middletown. She also was the head cook at the Royalton Senior Center for many years. June was a member of the Women of the Moose, Middletown and The Middletown VFW Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed fishing, yard sales, ceramics, bingo and spending time on the river, where she was known as Sergeant Major Mann. Above everything else, she enjoyed spending time with her family.

In addition to her parents, June was preceded in death by her loving husband, Russell W. Mann, two brothers, Charles D. Hammaker and Earl Hammaker Sr., step-daughter Linda “Brooke” Breslow, grandson, Stephen A. Gates, a great-granddaughter, Brianna Rose Moore, and a son-in-law, A. Dennis Mollura.

June is survived by her loving children, Donald L. Hammaker and his wife Carolyn of Middletown and Rosemary C. Mollura of Avon, OH; two sisters, Geraldine Sides of Middletown and Sarah Lighty of Middletown; five grandchildren, Michele K. Moore (Terry), Lisa M. Leggore (Paul Sr.), Donnette L. Zimmerman (Donald), Tracy C. Erickson (Keith), Andrew R. Mollura; five great-grandchildren, Matthew S. Hughes, Roger L. Moore, Olivia J. Folmar, Timmy A. Erickson, and Tyler L. Erickson; a great-great-granddaughter, Kadence L. Hughes; and several nieces, nephews, and extended family.

A tribute to June’s life will be held on Monday, March 5, 2018 at 11 a.m. at the Matinchek Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Inc., Middletown, with the Rev. Dan Gilbert officiating. Viewing will be from 10 a.m. until the time of the service on Monday at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Blue Ridge Memorial Gardens, Harrisburg.

Memorial contributions may be made in her name to the Royalton Senior Center, 101 Northumberland St., Middletown, PA, 17057 or to the Middletown Home Activities Department, 999 W. Harrisburg Pike, Middletown, PA 17057.

The family would like to send a warm “Thank You” to all of June’s friends and the staff at the Middletown Home for the wonderful care that was given to June Bug over the years.

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