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MORTON - Dorothy June Rugaard, 94, of Morton, passed away at 6:20 a.m. Thursday, June 9, 2016, at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton.
She was born June 8, 1922, in Bear River City, Utah, to Samuel and Sophie (Hoerr) Siegfried. She married Merle "Whitey" Rugaard on Sept. 9, 1942, in Peoria. He preceded her in death on Dec. 14, 1991. She was also preceded in death by one great granddaughter, Isabel Lynn Chatwell.
Surviving are two sons, Vance (Pam) Rugaard of Nashville, Tenn. and Neil (Kathy) Rugaard of Morton; seven grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren; one sister, Shirley McGinnis of Morton; and one brother, Bob (Thelma) Siegfried of Downers Grove, Ill.
June worked at Rockes Meating Haus in Morton, retiring as office manager. After her retirement, she worked in the gift department of Waymans True Value Hardware in Morton.
June loved everyone, especially her family.
She was a member of Community United Church of Christ in Morton where a funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, June 13, 2016, at Community United Church of Christ in Morton, with Pastor Tom Zobrist and Pastor Jeff Johnston officiating. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, June 12, 2016, at Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton. Further visitation will be from 9 to 9:45 a.m. Monday, June 13, at the church. Burial will be in Hirstein Cemetery in Morton.
The family would like to thank the staff at Apostolic Christian Restmor, Inc. for their loving care.

Memorials may be made to Camp of Champions USA, 3009 Broadway St. Pekin, IL 61554.