June Thuillier

January 23rd, 2016

Mrs. L. June (Turenne) Thuillier, 80, of Wilmington, MA, beloved wife of Gerard Melvin Thuillier, died Friday, January 22, 2016, from Congestive Heart Failure.

Born on October 10, 1935 in Danvers, MA to Hildola Arthur and Marguerite H. (DeCoff) Turenne.

As a young adult, June worked as a bookkeeper, bank teller, and customer service representative at Sears Roebuck until retirement.

June was a member of St. Thomas of Villanova Church where she served as a lector, choir member, and was active in the Woman’s Club. She also volunteered for the Wilmington Senior Center functions and Minuteman Senior Services.

In the 70’s and early 80’s, June counseled emotionally disturbed patients in the Lowell area and was a Cub Scout Den Mother.

In addition to her beloved husband of 59 ½ years, June is survived by her daughter Brenda Modrak and husband Robert of Derry, NH, and three sons David Thuillier and wife Bonnie of Hillsboro, NH, Peter Thuillier and wife Terry of Derry, NH, and Michael Thuillier and wife Debbie of Tewksbury, MA. Loving “Nana” of 8 grandchildren: Melissa Thuillier of Hillsboro, NH, Cpl James Jantti and wife Stephanie of El Paso, TX, Christopher, Anthony, Stephanie, and Brittany Modrak of Derry, NH, Joseph and Patrick Thuillier of Derry, NH, and great-grandson Aiden Thuillier of Hillsboro, NH. June is predeceased by her brother Arthur Turenne, sister Yvonne Cameron, and her grandson Daniel Thuillier.

You are now at peace and without pain. May you rest in heavenly peace; your job on earth is done. Watch over us all and smile down on us now and again.

Family and friends will gather at the Nichols Funeral Home, 187 Middlesex Ave. (Rte. 62), Wilmington, on Saturday, January 30th at 10:00 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Thomas Church, 126 Middlesex Ave., Wilmington, at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington. Visiting hours will be held at the Funeral Home on Friday, January 29th from 4:00-8:00 p.m.

Memorial donations in June’s name may be made to the Wilmington Community Fund, P. O. Box 147, Wilmington, MA 01887.


12 Entries in Guest Book for “June Thuillier”

  1. Lynda & Brian Allen says:

    Our love and sympathy to all of you.
    She has left you physically but you all know she is watching over you.
    We will miss seeing her at family gatherings. Rest in peace, June.
    Brian & Lynda

  2. Brenda and Joe Gagliardi says:

    Thinking of all of you. Your in our prayers.
    With our deepest sympathy and love, Brenda and Joe

  3. Mark and Joyce St Hilaire says:

    Mike and Deb,

    We are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Your Mom is truly in heavenly peace.

  4. Shirley pumfrey says:

    Jerry & Family, I am so sorry to hear about June.
    I am also sorry I cannot be there for you. I am in Florida till spring.
    I will call, when I return.
    Deeply sorry.

  5. Kevin and Lan Ouellette O.F.S says:

    Brenda, May God give you and your family peace in this most difficult time. You’re all in our prayers. God bless
    Pax et bonum,

    Kevin and Lan Ouellette O.F.S.

  6. Angela and Joseph Pendola says:


    Our sincerest condolences on your loss. You are in our prayers… God Bless

    The Pendolas

  7. SBailey says:

    I know the pain of losing someone that we love. It doesn’t get any easier, but we can find comfort from reading the words of Acts 24:15. There we are assured that we will see our loved ones again. Please accept our condolences during this distressing time.

  8. Paul. Robin, Zach, Eric & C.J. Schiller says:

    Our Deepest Sympathies to All of You. Our Thoughts & Prayers are with you all.

  9. Mike and Judi Swett says:

    Dear Uncle Mel, David,Brenda,Peter & Mike along with spouses & grand & great grandchildren: We are thinking of, and praying for all of you. When we loose a loved one, it is never easy–take heart knowing she had great faith in God. Aunt June will always be with us–just a memory and prayer away. With deep sympathy.

  10. Cliff & Loretta King says:

    Please except our sincere sympathies on June’s passing. She was a gentle and holy woman. I will miss her presence at mass.

  11. Frank West says:

    To the family of June Thuillier -
    Karen and I are saddened by your loss and will keep her and your family in our prayers at this time. With Deepest sympathy – Frank And Karen West

  12. The Collins Family says:

    Peter and Family,

    Our deepest condolences for your lose. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. God Bless.

    The Collins Family

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