June Elaine Huberty, age 85, of Sartell, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at Country Manor Health Care Center in Sartell.
She was born April 6, 1927, in Gaylord, to Ervin and Florence (Lehmann) Briest.
June married Melvin F. Huberty Aug. 6, 1949, at Brookfield Lutheran Church in Hector.
Trained as a registered nurse and family counselor, June worked at various Twin Cities hospitals, four years in Chester, MT, at a doctor’s office in Dassel for 10 years, and most recently was employed as a family counselor at the St. Cloud Hospital and Recovery Plus for over 30 years.
June enjoyed all types of crafts including painting, crocheting, cross stitch, and making cards and candles.
She is survived by her children, Gary (Patty) Huberty of Detroit Lakes, Jeanine (Gordy) Anderson of Dassel, Barbara (John) McNabb of Big Lake, and Kristy (Ken) Maehren of Clearwater; 14 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
June was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Melvin, Dec. 20, 2003; and a brother, Clifford Briest.
Funeral services took place Thursday, Feb. 14 at 11 a.m. at Celebration Lutheran Church in Sartell, with visitation one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be in the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, Little Falls.
Funeral arrangements were handled by Benson Funeral Home in St. Cloud.