Funeral services for June E. Braack, 85, of Eldridge, were held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 4, at Chambers Funeral Home, Eldridge. Burial followed at Davenport Memorial Park Cemetery, Davenport. Family greeted friends on Saturday from 11 a.m. to service time at the funeral home.
June died peacefully, on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2023, at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House in Bettendorf.
Born on June 15, 1937, in Monticello, June was the daughter of Chaney and Ruth (Bender) Burris. She was a 1955 graduate of Davenport High School. In 1958, she married Barry Braack. June worked at AT&T as a telephone operator and retired in 1998 after 30 years.
June was the oldest of eight siblings; five brothers and two sisters. She loved cooking, going out to eat, doing all kinds and types of crafts, planting flowers in the summer, shopping, especially at Von Maur and spending time with friends, family, and most of all her grandkids.
Those left to honor her memory include sons, Bryan Braack, Dean (Amy) Braack and David Braack, all of Eldridge; six grandchildren, Mitchell (Breianna), Chase, Jordanne, Kennady, Keaton, Korbin, and one great-grandchild, Mia.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brothers; Dick, Ron, and Craig, and one grandson, Jacob.
June’s family would like to extend their appreciation and gratitude to the staff at Country Manor Memory Care and the staff at Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House.
Memorials – Clarissa C. Cook Hospice House, Eldridge Volunteer Fire Department.