Esther June Lottes, 88, of Federal Way, Wash., passed away peacefully May 25, 2012, in Federal Way. She had a long courageous battle with emphysema.
She was born June 25, 1923, in Watson, Mo. She graduated from Watson High School in 1941. She worked for Eastern Airlines from May 1943 to February 1946. She was living in Omaha, Neb., when she met the love of her life: Chuck Lottes. They were married in June 1946 in Madison, Wisc.
June’s work career was that of a loving mother and homemaker. June and Chuck lived in Federal Way for over 30 years.
She is survived by her son Michael and daughter-in-law Jerrie, her daughter Roxann Lottes and partner Gail Scott, granddaughter Katie and her husband Daniel Walters, great-grandson Blake, and grandson Douglas Lottes and her brother Ralph Lee.
A memorial celebration of June’s life will be held at Price-Helton Funeral Home, 702 Auburn Way, Auburn, WA, Saturday June 2nd at 2 p.m.
Rest in Peace Mom … we love you. In memory of June’s love for animals, in lieu of flowers, please donate to Brian the Animal Guy Animal Shelter in Keller, Texas.