Published in Logan Herald Journal from April 28 to May 12, 2011
June LaPriel Schumann (1923 - 2011)
June LaPriel Schumann, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and
great-grandmother peacefully entered the presence of our Heavenly Father
and into the arms of her husband, parents and loved ones Tuesday, April 26,
2011, at the age of 87.
LaPriel was born in Preston, Oneida, Idaho on June 6, 1923. She was raised
in the home of Yeppa Lund and Catherine Daines Lund.
LaPriel was a devout member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day
Saints. She graduated from Central High School in Washington, D.C., and
then later attended Utah State University. After high school, June worked in
several Civil Service departments, including the Patent Office, War
Department and the FBI.
LaPriel married and was sealed to her beloved eternal companion, Henry
Merrill Schumann, on May 22, 1946, in the Logan LDS Temple. During her
life she had the opportunity to serve in several LDS missions: Western
Canadian Mission, Owyhee Nevada Indian Mission, LDS Tabernacle Family
History Mission, and in the Logan LDS Temple baptistry. She also loved
serving in many LDS Church callings throughout her life.
She was a loving and wonderful mother to 10 children, grandmother to 38
grandchildren, and great-grandmother to 54 great-grandchildren.
LaPriel is survived by her 10 children: Danna May (Gene) Montgomery,
Kayleen (Dennis) Hunsaker, Edamarie (Perry) Walker, Denice (David)
Weatherspoon, Darl (Sherri) Schumann, ElRay (Christy) Schumann, Joseph
(Tracey) Schumann, Karla (Ariel) Torres, Caralee (W.O.) Place, and Lorenzo
(Michelle) Schumann. LaPriel is also survived by family members, Howard
L. Lund, Y. Daines Lund, and Karren Stucki.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Merrill Schumann,
brothers, Russell Lund, Kenneth Lund and Robert Lund, and sister, Wildene
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 30, 2011, at the
Lewiston First Ward chapel (10 S. 1600 West). Friends may call Friday at
Nelson Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturday at the church from 9:30
to 10:30 a.m. Interment will be in the Logan City Cemetery.
The Schumann family would like to thank all of the doctors and nurses who
have cared for and helped LaPriel during the past several years, especially
PrimRose Home Care and Hospice. Their kindness and care is deeply
Condolences may be expressed to the Schumann Family at