Olive June Meggison, 89, Topeka: July 3, 1929 – Aug. 15, 2018

TOPEKA, Kan. – Olive June (Greene) Meggison, 89, of Topeka, Kan., passed away Wednesday, Aug. 15, 2018, at Lexington Park Health and Rehab, Topeka. She was born July 3, 1929, in Murray, Neb., the daughter of Joseph Newton Greene and Stella (Pike) Greene. She grew up and attended schools in Union, Neb.

On Dec. 28, 1946, she was united in marriage to Donald Lee Meggison. They shared more than 44 years of marriage before her husband’s death on Nov. 23, 1990.

June worked for AT&T, in Topeka, where she mapped out phone lines. She was a member of the Carbondale, Kan., VFW Ladies Auxiliary, where she served as president. She enjoyed traveling, and going to the Lake of the Ozarks, spending time with family. June was very active in the VFW; she also enjoyed playing Scrabble and dominoes.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Donald Lee Meggison; two brothers, James and Kenneth Greene; and two sisters, Edna Ried and Dorothy Greene.

She is survived by two daughters, Connie J. Altieri and her husband, Michael, of Laconia, N.H., and Debra A. Myers and her husband, Anthony, Topeka; two grandchildren, Heather Wilder and her husband, Michael, Waltham, Mass., and Megan Moffett-Fitzpatrick, Framingham, Mass.; and four great-grandchildren, Brendon, Abigail, Bryce and Elle.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, at the Carbondale Church of Christian Fellowship, 430 Commercial St., Carbondale. Interment will follow at the Carbondale Cemetery. The family will receive friends before the funeral service at 10 a.m. Wednesday, at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to VFW Ladies Auxiliary, and sent in care of Greenwood-Roberts Funeral Home, PO Box 268, Overbrook, KS 66524. Condolences can be left at www.lamb-roberts.com.

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