June Lorraine Powers, 83

August 04, 2010
  • June Lorraine Powers

DEC. 7, 1926-AUG. 2, 2010

June Lorraine Powers, 83, of Boonsboro, Md., passed away peacefully Monday, Aug. 2, 2010, surrounded by her family at Reeders Memorial Home, Boonsboro.

Born Tuesday, Dec. 7, 1926, in Hagerstown, Md., she was the daughter of the late Roger Carl Randall and the late Minnie May Knight Randall.

Her husband of 61 years, Murl Francis Powers Sr., preceded her in death in 2005.

She was employed with Peoples Drug Store in the early 1970s.

She was a member of the Hagerstown AMVETS and American Legion Post 210. She was also affiliated with VFW Post 1936.

She also loved to attend yard sales, spending time with her family and was known as the "Queen of Karaoke."

She is survived by her daughter, Vickie Lois Sampson of Hagerstown; three sons, Roger Layman Powers and Murl Francis Powers Jr. and wife, Patti, of Hagerstown, and Donald Wayne Powers and wife, Angie, of Boonsboro; sister, Nancy Virginia Randall of Smithsburg, Md.; grandchildren, Katrina Baker, Kristian Powers, Ronald Carter, Shelley Nakopoulos, and Adam, Jason and Karlina Powers; great-grandchildren, Jennifer and Jessica Crawford, Haley Carter, Emma Nakopoulos, Rhett Carter, Philip Powers, Jacob and Abigail Nakopoulos, and Zenta, Olivia and Anna Powers.


She was preceded in death by two sisters, Catherine and Elizabeth; and four brothers, Layman, Roger, James and Thomas.

Services will be Friday, Aug. 6, 2010, at 11 a.m. at Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown, MD 21742, with the Rev. Brian Moore officiating.

Interment will follow at Cedar Lawn Memorial Park, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 5.

Memorial donations may be made to St. James Brethren Church, 17718 Lappans Road, St. James, MD 21781.

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