June Margaret Smith Tabler, 83, passed Wednesday, March 14, 2018. June was born to Edward Myron Smith, and Ellen McGuire Smith, June 25, 1934. She was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Daniel James Tabler; her husband, Loren William Tabler; her siblings, Darrell Smith, Marlene Wilcox and Gayle Hansen; 2 grandchildren and 1 great granddaughter.
June graduated from Mesa High School, Mesa, Arizona in 1953 and attended Northern Arizona University and Mt. San Antonio College. She married Loren William Tabler in 1954. June worked in various occupations including Bank of America, Mattel Toys, and The State of California. She held callings in the LDS Church as a Boy Scouts leader and in the Relief Society. She was known for her cooking, cake decorating, baking, sewing, and craft skills. She had a quick wit and great intellect and was an avid reader.
June is survived by 7 children: Kathryn Fae Tabler (Allen Yong An Tian), Janna Gayle Wheatley (William Wheatley), Timothy John Tabler (Tammy Conley Tabler), Stephen Loren Tabler (Kristine Rainwater Tabler), Edward Westley Tabler, David William Tabler (Amy Pree Tabler), and Jonathan Ross Tabler (Camille Wright Tabler); daughter-in-law, Sharon Licari Tabler; her brother, David Smith as well as 20 grandchildren and 22.5 great-grandchildren.