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Obituaries

Obituaries

June M. Boyajian 1933 - 2011 Lawrence

A memorial gathering for June M. Boyajian, 77, Lawrence, will be from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
She died Saturday, Jan. 1, 2011, at Brandon Woods at Alvamar.
She was born Dec. 22, 1933, in St. Johnsbury, Vt., the daughter of Alan and Lea Byrd Woodworth. She graduated from Lyndon Institute in Vermont, and later from the Peter Bent Brigham School of Nursing and Boston University in Massachusetts.
Mrs. Boyajian was as a registered nurse for 25 years at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.
She volunteered at LMH, Lawrence Public Library, Meals on Wheels, Lawrence public schools and the American Red Cross. In 2010, she received the Citizen Review Board’s Honorable Jean F. Shepherd Volunteer of the Year Award.
Mrs. Boyajian was a member of the 20th Century Club in Lawrence.
She married Howard Boyajian on June 27, 1959, in Lyndonville, Vt. They moved from Ohio to Lawrence in 1965. He survives of the home.
Other survivors include daughter Julie Lind and husband Rick, Overland Park; son Mark Boyajian and wife Pamela, Charlotte, N.C.; sister Joy Cummings, Essex Junction, Vt.; and six grandchildren, Laura, Christopher, Patricia, Melissa, Michael and Andrew.
The family suggests memorials to Friends of the Lawrence Public Library, sent in care of the Warren-McElwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.
For those unable to meet with the family, the register book will be available from noon Monday to 9 p.m. Tuesday for signatures. Online condolences may be sent at warrenmcelwain .com.