Mass of Christian burial celebrating the life of June Helen Ney, age 81 of St. Anthony will be 11 AM, January 26, 2012 at St. Anthony Catholic Church in St. Anthony.  Father Blane Wasnee O.S.B. will officiate and burial will take place following the service in the parish cemetery.  June died at the Albany hospital Sunday morning in the presence of her family.  There will be a visitation from 4-8 PM, Wednesday, January 25, 2012 at the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home in Albany, and again at the church Thursday morning from 10 AM until the time of the service.  Parish prayers will take place at 4:30 PM Wednesday at the funeral home.  Arrangements are being made with the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home of Albany.

June was born June 2, 1930 to Victor and Inez (Barry) Pogatchnik in St. Anthony.  She married Philip Ney on July 5th, 1968.  She grew up in St. Anthony, but lived in St. Cloud while attending school, taught in Tower MN, then moved to Chicago where she worked for the Bureau of Labor Statistics as an economist, later moving to Milwaukee.  She was a member of the St. Anthony Catholic Church.

June is survived by her children Jason (Rachel) Ney, South Beloit, IL; Cassandra (Chris Erbes) Ney, Milwaukee; her siblings LaVerne Marolt, Gilbert; Ardell (Alex) Nadesan, Bemidji; Pati (Jerry)Welters, Minneapolis; Victor Pogatchnik, St. Anthony; Joe (Eileen) Pogatchnik, Avon; Jean (Jimmy) Ramacher, St. Anthony; John Pogatchnik, St. Cloud; and her one granddaughter Lea Ney

She is preceded in death by her parents Inez and Victor Pogatchnik, her husband Philip Ney, and her sisters Marie Winter, and Corrine Zimmermann.