June R. (Trovatten) Dahlager

June 22, 1922-Aug. 23, 2013

CLARKFIELD – Services for June R. Dahlager, 91, of Clarkfield will be at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Augustana Lutheran Church. Burial will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Spring Creek Lutheran Cemetery, Normania Township, Yellow Medicine County.

June R. Dahlager passed away on Friday, Aug. 23, 2013, at the Clarkfield Care Center.

June Rosciel (Trovatten) Dahlager was born June 22, 1922, in Clarkfield, to Rolief and Susie (Christensen) Trovatten.

She graduated from Murray High School in St. Paul, in 1940, and from the college of Education at the University of Minnesota in 1944. While teaching in New Richland June met Lorrin Orlando Dahlager. They were married on June 30, 1947, in St. Paul and had one son, James, born Dec. 1, 1948. After teaching in several Minnesota communities, Lorrin and June moved to Clarkfield.

June had an uncanny knack for uncovering some connection to nearly every person she met, whether through distant family relations or common neighbors in a small Minnesota town. Her friends were multitude. She loved visiting relatives and friends, traveling and keeping up with her grandson.

She is survived by her daughter-in-law Pam, of Cottage Grove, Minnesota; grandson Jon Christian, of Minneapolis, and her sister Donna Teeter, of St. Paul. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Lorrin, son James, and sister Shirley Olson.

Memorials preferred to Spring Creek Cemetery Association or Augustana Lutheran Church in Clarkfield, Minnesota or to the Goldstein Museum of Design on the St. Paul campus of the University of Minnesota.