June Satkey, 87, of South Haven, passed away Monday, March 2, 2020 peacefully in her home. She was born April 8, 1932 to Dean and Luella (Struble) Haines in South Haven June worked at the Van Buren County District Court for 30 years before her retirement. June married Charles “Chuck” Satkey on October 18, 1952 at the First Congregational Church in South Haven and they shared 66 years of marriage before his passing in 2018. She enjoyed cooking, basket weaving, and spending many years with her family who she loved dearly. June was a member of the First Church of God in South Haven.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Chuck Satkey, son, Douglas Satkey, sister, Kay VanWynen, and brother, Dean Haines.
June is survived by her children – Wanda Satkey and John (Eleanor) Satkey of South Haven and Chuck (Sonda) Satkey of Bangor, grandchildren – Josh and Douglas Satkey, Ethan Robertson, Holly Widdes, Troy McNees, and John and Heather Weeks, great grandchildren – Cameron and Aubrey Satkey and Kennedy Widdis and many nieces, nephews, and beloved friends.
A visitation will take place on Saturday, March 7, 2020 from 10:00 A.M. to 11:00 A.M.at First Church of God in South Haven. Memorial services will follow at 11:00 A.M. at the church with Pastor Steve Starks officiating. Memorial contributions may be made to the First Church of God at 603 Green Street in South Haven, MI 49090. June will be laid to rest at Lakeview Cemetery in South Haven.
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