MALTA-Verona “June” Eklund, 92, passed away on June 12, 2018 from natural causes at Hi-Line Retirement Center.
Memorial services will be 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at the Saco Lutheran Church. Internment of ashes will be at Grandview Cemetery Saco, Mt. following the services. Condolences maybe left at www.kirkwoodfuneralhome.com.

Verona “June” Eklund was born June 11, 1926 to Carrol and Hazel (Kapphan) Young in Saco Mt. She grew up in the Saco area and graduated High School there. June married Chris Pacadena on July 26, 1943 in Washington. They had a daughter Vicki Rae. Because of circumstances beyond her control she allowed Vicki to be raised by her father in California. June married Adolph Eklund on September 13, 1947 in Great Falls Mt. they made their family home near Cole Ponds North West of Saco Montana with their sons Daniel “Tom”, and Richard.

June was a homemaker and helped with the animals on the family farm. She also helped Adolph on his mail route if the weather was ok. June and Adolph enjoyed camping and fishing with their family. June loved baking, knitting, crocheting, and needle point. June was also very active with the youth in her area.

June is survived by her children Vicki Bermodes, Richard (Joyce) Flom, and Daniel “Tom” (Eva) Young, and sisters, Betty Flom, & Donna Kirkaldie. She is also survived by numerous grand and great grandchildren.

June was preceded in death by her parents Carrol and Hazel Young, Husband Adolph Eklund, Son John Eklund, sisters Pearl Skinner, Dorothy Scheffelmaer, Carol Jean “Kitty” Scheffelmaer; and Brothers Calvin Young and Daniel Lee Young.




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