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2017-06-22 / Obituaries

June E. Underkofler, former owner of Carousel Nursery

Underkofler Underkofler June E. Underkofler (nee Farr), 81, of St. Louis, Missouri, formerly of Lancaster, died Wednesday, May 31, 2017.

Mrs. Underkofler was born on June 19, 1935, in Buffalo. She graduated from Mount Mercy Academy and then attended the University at Buffalo.

She served as the previous owner and director of Carousel Nursery School in Lancaster for more than 25 years and retired in 2008. Known in the school as “Miss June,” she was considered by many to be a fundamental pillar in their private preschool education.

Mrs. Underkofler is survived by her husband, Norman; two children, Paula Kuehlewind and Dana Mercer; and four grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two siblings, William and Guy Farr. A funeral service will be held at 8:45 a.m. Saturday, June 24, at St. Gregory The Great Church, 200 St. Gregory Court, Williamsville. Memorials may be made to the International Essential Tremor Foundation, www.es sentialtremor.org.

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