Naomi “June” Tolen age 95 of Broken Bow, NE passed away Wednesday, April 29, 2020 at her home in Broken Bow.
June was born June 16, 1924 in Berwyn, NE to Frank and Mamie (Amsberry) Armstrong. She attended Janesville and King country schools, then graduating in 1942 from Broken Bow High School. On April 21, 1946, she married to Irl Tolen at Burwell, NE. They made their home in Broken Bow all their lives.
June is survived by daughters Deanne (Roger) Loehr of Broken Bow, Irline Kroeker of Central City, daughter-in-law Wynelle Tolen of Omaha, nine grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, one great great-grandchild, three nephews Jim, Rodney, and Gene, and many relatives and friends.
June was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Mamie Armstrong, husband Irl, an infant son Raymond, son Richard, two brothers Cliff and Clayton, one sister Delores Arnold, son-in-law Berdon Kroeker, and one granddaughter Amanda.
A family graveside service and burial will be Monday, May 4, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at the Ansley Cemetery in Ansley, NE with Pastor Steve Shanno officiating. Lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the family for later designation. A register book may be signed at Govier Brothers Mortuary Monday, May 4, 2020 from 8:00 a.m. to Noon, &/or an online guest book can be signed at www.govierbrothers.com. Govier Brothers Mortuary are in charge of arrangements.
Govier Brothers Mortuary will comply with the CDC and the State of Nebraska. Govier Brothers Mortuary wants to remind people that no more 10 people will be allowed in the Funeral Home at one time. We sincerely encourage each person to make your decision whether to attend based on the best interest of your health and that of your community.