Wednesday, June 19, 2013
Sept. 3, 1941 — Dec. 11, 2012
Walla Walla resident Junanne L. Greene, 71, died Dec. 11, 2012, at her home. There will be a celebration of her life on June 22, 2013, at 2 p.m. at the Waitsburg Presbyterian Church on Main Street in Waitsburg. Inurnment was at Lakeview Cemetery in Seattle alongside her husband, Chris B. Greene.
Junanne was born Sept. 3, 1941, in Coeur d’Alene to Rudolph and Alice Kvern. She attended schools in Spokane, Grant Grade School and graduated from Lewis & Clark High School. She also attended Eastern Washington College in Cheney, Wash.
On June 10, 1961, she and Christopher Greene married at the Liberty Park Methodist Church in Spokane. They had three sons and Junanne was very active with them as they grew up and participated in school sports. Junanne and Chris moved to this area from Iowa in 1999 to be closer to her sister. Junanne enjoyed watching college and professional basketball and baseball, especially Mariners baseball and Gonzaga basketball. She watched all the games on television. Junanne liked playing cards of any kind and most of all liked to spend time with her grandchildren. She loved them all.
Juneanne is survived by her three sons and daughters-in-law, Tim and Shayn Greene of Onalaska, Wisc., Steve and Sheryl Greene of New Richmond, Wisc., and Kenneth and Janet Greene of Downers Grove, Ill.; two sisters, Lavonne and Ted Bren of Waitsburg and Marlene and Bill Brubaker of Edmonds, Wash.; one brother, Fred Annett of Bayview, Idaho; eight grandchildren, Rachel, Carolyn, Laura, Brett, Cody, Bryan, Andrea and Lindsey; many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Chris, in 2007; three brothers, Ronald Watson, Dennis Watson and George Addington; and her parents.