June M. Conaway February 2, 1939 - November 20, 2018
June Marie Conaway, age 79, passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2018 at the Manor Care Nursing Home in Bethlehem, PA. Born in Rasselas, PA, she was a daughter of the late John Clopp and Antoinette Clopp. She was born at home, and then her twin sister; Joan Mayer, was born a few hours later at the hospital. During her childhood, she went to school while working hard on her family’s dairy farm along with her three sisters and two brothers. She had a lot of fond memories with her siblings including milking the cows, feeding the cats, fishing in the pond, eating strawberries and raspberries in the fields, and working on the beehives with her father. She later would go on to raise one son and two daughters and worked many jobs to support her family. She was courageous and very loving, caring, thoughtful mother and grandmother. She loved to laugh, and enjoyed talking on the phone, reading magazines, QVC, Facebook and spending time with family and friends.
Survivors include one son, Stephen Conaway and his wife Erika Conaway of Wellesley Island, NY; two daughters, Dawn Neiman and her husband John Neiman of Allentown, Pa; Sandra Bielecki and her husband Stanislaw Bielecki of Marlton, NJ; grandchildren, Zachary Tate; Jacob, Joel and Brianne Conaway; William and Jesse Neiman; Craig and Amanda Ollivier; great grandchild, Ryan Jack Ollivier; and three sisters, Rita Weigand of Royal Valley, Pa, Janet McIlhenny of Ocean City NJ, Joan Mayer(Twin sister) of Clementon, NJ, and many nieces and nephews.
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