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Obituary: June M. Coke, 87

Apr 06, 2016 09:21AM ● By Bill Gilman

TEWKSBURY: June M. (Martin)Coke, age 87, passed away on Monday, March 28, 2016.

She was the beloved wife of the late Earle E. Coke.

Born in Everett on May 26, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Frederick and Emma (Grouche) Martin.

June was raised in Everett, attended Everett schools and graduated from Everett High School.

Prior to her retirement, she worked as a secretary for Dr. Daitch in Belmont.

June resided in Everett and Somerville until moving to Tewksbury in 2001.

She is survived by her children, Gary B. Coke and his wife Emily of Peabody and Debora L. Verrocchio and her husband Donald of Tewksbury; five grandchildren, James Coke and his wife Linda, and Jason Coke all of Peabody, Joshua Coke and his wife Suzie of Plaistow, NH, Anthony Verrocchio and his wife Emily of N. Andover, and Jeremy Verrocchio and his wife Katelyn of Hudson, NH; seven great grandchildren, James and Nicholas Coke of Peabody, Addison and Elsie Verrocchio of N. Andover, Ella, Mason, and Gavin Verrocchio of Hudson, NH.

Relatives and friends will be received on Thursday, April 7, from 5-8 p.m. at the Farmer & Dee Funeral Home, 16 Lee St., Tewksbury. A memorial service celebrating June’s life will be held Friday, April 8, at 11 a.m. at the First Congregational Church, 10 Andover Road, Billerica. Kindly Omit Flowers. Donations in memory of June may be made to the American Liver Foundation, 188 Needham Street, # 240, Newton, MA 02464.

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