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June Alma Schlodder
Mercer Funeral Home in Holton
Holton, formerly of Denison, KS

June Alma Schlodder, 87, of Holton, KS, formerly of Denison, passed away Friday, September 1, 2023 at Vintage Park of Holton, with family by her side. She was born June 13, 1936 in Netawaka, KS, the daughter of Roy Virgil and Mabel Ferne (Bohnenkemper) Hallauer.

June graduated from Horton High School in 1954. She worked for Duckwall in Horton and for over 25 ½ years for the State of Kansas in the Department of Revenue as a Supervisor with the Checkers Unit.

She was a member of the Mayetta Methodist Church and Mayetta OES #383.

June married Aaron Brown, Jr. on August 29, 1954 they later divorced and he passed away in 1998. She married Floyd Albert Schlodder on August 1, 1975 in Horton; he preceded her in death in July of 2016 after 40 years of marriage. She was also preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Mabel Hallauer; an infant daughter, Virginia A. Brown in 1958; son, Gary D. Brown in 2018; 2 sisters, Lois A. Winterscheidt and Donna L. Knudson; her twin-brother, Gene A. Hallauer and brother, Allen J. Hallauer.

Survivors include her daughter, Kathleen R. Ramirez (Lalo) of Topeka, KS; 2 sons, Darrell W. Brown (Margy) of Topeka, KS and Russell A. Brown (Carol) of Mesa, AZ; step-daughter, Shirley M. Gray (Mike) of Las Cruses, Mexico; daughter-in-law, Tracy Brown of Mesa, AZ; 2 brothers, Arnel R. Hallauer (Jan) of Ames, IA and Virgil J. Hallauer (Anna Jo) of Hiawatha, KS; 6 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 8, 2023, at the Mercer Funeral Home in Holton. Burial will follow at the Netawaka Cemetery. Family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the Mayetta Methodist Church, Holton Senior Citizens Center or Horton Public Library c/o Mercer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 270, Holton, KS 66436. To leave a special message for the family, please visit