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June Heaton

Published: Thursday, July 17, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT
June Heaton

DIXON – June Heaton, 63, of Dixon, died Monday, July 14, 2014, at OSF Saint Anthony Hospital in Rockford. She was a radiology technician and phlebotomist for KSB Hospital at the Mount Morris Clinic.  

June was born Oct. 24, 1950, in Amboy, the daughter of Gordon and Dorothy (Woodyatt) Penhollow. She married Sidney “Sid” Heaton on June 5, 1976, in Amboy. June was a member of First Baptist Church in Dixon. June was a accomplished seamstress, cake decorator, and porcelain dollmaker.

Survivors include her husband of Dixon; two sons, Toby (Connie) Masterman of Racine, Wisconsin, and Dustin Heaton of Dixon; her mother of Dixon; two daughters, Laurie Heaton of Hilliard, Florida, and Sherri Cook of Rock Falls; one brother, Bert Penhollow of Louisiana; and four grandchildren, Rhiannon Parvin, Kenzie Parvin, Kammie Cook, and Maxwell Masterman.

She was preceded in death by her father.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Preston-Schilling Funeral Home in Dixon. The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Bunyan Cocar, pastor of First Baptist Church in Dixon, officiating. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery in Dixon.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established.

Visit prestonschillingfuneralhome.com to send condolences.

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