D'Elia Funeral Home

Route 70 & Vermont Avenue, Lakewood, NJ


June Dunham

June 7, 1927March 20, 2020

June Elizabeth Dunham passed away on Friday, March 20, 2020.

Born in Lakewood, she graduated from Lakewood High School and was a life long resident and a communicant at St. Mary of the Lake Church in Lakewood. June was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, and will be greatly missed by all those lives she touched. She worked for N.J. Bell Telephone and was also employed as a crossing guard for the Lakewood Police Department. June sold Avon products for many years. Her joy in life was helping stray animals, going to Wildwood, angels, and being a member of the Reliance Hose Company #4 Ladies Auxiliary for many years. She loved Christmas and spending time with friends and family.

June was pre-deceased by her husband of 65 years, Anthony Dunham, a grand-daughter, Kimberly and her parents, Fred and Flora Cummings.

She is survived by two daughters; Kathy and her husband, John, and Nancy Dunham, three grandchildren, Michael Casey and his wife, Jen, Chris Casey, and Jennifer Salemi and her husband, Rob., and six great-grandchildren, Michelle Casey, Shealyn Casey, Julia Casey, Kian Casey, Hailey Salemi, and Alexa Salemi. June will not be with us, the Good Lord saw she was getting tired, but she will be in our hearts and lives forever.

Services were private and interment was at St. Mary of the Lake Cemetery, Lakewood, N.J. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in June's memory to the Pleasant Plains Vol. Fire Department, 40 Clayton Avenue, Toms River, N.J. 08755. At this time, the family would like to say "thank you" to all those who helped us get through a very difficult time.


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Brian Britton

March 30, 2020

Dear Nancy, and family, Cheryl and I are so sorry for your loss. June was such a wonderful and warm person. June was at the firehouse for every event and it felt like she was a part of our Department. I have so many beautiful memories of June enjoying herself at all of the events. She will be missed by all the members. Nancy all our love to you and your family.