Juanita June Toews



Juanita June Toews, 86, passed away quietly on Monday, Feb. 2, 2009, at Ashley Manor in Medford. No services are planned. June has donated her body to the Oregon Health Sciences University in Portland.



June was born Aug. 12, 1922 in Squoqualmie Falls, Wash. On Feb. 1, 1941, she married Jacob "Jake" Toews. They moved to the Rogue Valley from Lapine in 1989 after living in Portland. June had numerous jobs in her life including making candy at Whitelaw Candy Co. and packing pears at SOS. In her later years she volunteered at Food and Friends in Central Point.



June is survived by her son, Frank and his wife, Jodi; grandchildren, Tommy Toews, Wendy Reynolds, Katie Northup, Angela Lyons, Erin Toews, Keri Toews, and Alyssa Toews; and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband in 1995; and her son, Steve, in 1985.



Mom, you can finally go home!!