June Maginn

Maginn– Peacefully but unexpectedly at her residence on Wednesday December 29, 2021. June Isobel Maginn age 89 years of Corunna. Loving wife of the late Bruce Maginn (1995). Much loved mother of Brenda Lassaline (Larry McNally) of Inwood and Keith Maginn (Charlene) of London. Treasured grandmother of Beth (Tian), Jillian, Maelynn (Dustin), Pam (Salim), Mark (Mikaela) and great-grandmother of Poet, Duncan, Rowan, Angelica, Brianna, Isaiah, Aliyah, Noah, Trecel and Devaun. June is also survived by; her sister, Helen Baird; her sister-in-law, Janet Randall and brother-in-law, Bob Maginn. She was predeceased by her; grandson, Danny (1993); her brother, Ross Randall (2014); her brother-in-law, Tom Baird (2015) and by her parents, Frederick (1980) and Harriett (1995) Randall. June enjoyed her time as a host to international students; Vicki, Kjell, Timo, Rune, Natalie, Ben and Isobel over the years. She was a long time active member of Corunna United Church for many years. She graduated from London Teachers College (1955-56) and retired from the Lambton County Board of Education having served as a primary teacher for many years. Friends will be received at the Knight Funeral Home, 588 St. Clair Parkway, Corunna on Friday January 7, 2022 from 2-4 p.m. There will be a funeral service at the Corunna United Church on Saturday January 8, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. with Rev Blair Corcoran officiating. Cremation will follow. Please note that due to current COVID-19 protocols face masks are mandatory along with social distancing. The maximum number of visitors allowed into the funeral home at one time will be monitored. In lieu of flowers sympathy may be expressed through memorial donations to Corunna United Church. Messages and condolences may be left on line at www.knightfuneralhome.ca Knight 519-862-2845

Live streaming of the funeral will be available on the Corunna United Church facebook page beginning at 11:00 a.m. Saturday January 8, 2022.


Please note the dates have been changed for visitation and the funeral service!    

Visitation Information

Friday January 7, 2022 from 2-4 p.m.


Corunna United Church Memorial Fund

Funeral Date

Saturday January 8, 2022 at 11:00 a.m.

25 thoughts on “June Maginn”

  1. Keith, Charlene, Brenda, Larry and families, please accept our condolences. June was a force of independence that should be remembered for all her accomplishments. I am happy she is reunited with her love. May she rest in peace.
    Cathy and Greg

  2. Mrs. Maginn was my Grade 1 teacher at Murray Street school many years ago. She was a wonderful teacher who I remember fondly. Thank you for your many years teaching so many children.
    Thinking of her family. RIP Mrs. Maginn.

  3. June was a wonderful person and loved by all. My thoughts and prayers to her family that she is leaving behind. She will be missed.

  4. Mrs Maginn, where do I begin. You were an amazing teacher. Anyone that had you, remembered you. I am so sorry for the families loss,but know that she touch so many lives.

    RIP Mrs. Maginn

    You family and friend will be in my thoughts and prayers.

  5. Janice and Rick Drury

    June taught my 3 Children.She was a Special Lady and a Great Neighbour… You will be missed by Rick and I….
    RIP June.
    Janice and Rick Drury

  6. Sharon Lea LaPier

    A beautiful lady. Always a hello and a smile . She will be missed by all of us in Corunna
    RIP with your Lord my friend .

  7. The Moore Museum Advisory Board and the staff would like to send our sympathy to Junes family and friends. June and Bruce volunteered at the Museum for many years. Helping with visitors, special events and maintenance. Contributing to the Museum and assisting to create a special place to educate and visit. Again with heartfelt loss to her family.

  8. Bob and Marilyn johnson

    We have lost a good friend. My children had June as a grade one teacher. Her family grew up with ours. Bob worked with Bruce at the museum. She was a wonderful person and bob and I are so much richer having worked and known her. Rest In Peace June

  9. Mrs Maginn was a wonderful teacher and inspiration to many. She taught me many years ago and I recall her showing us photos she had taken while on her honeymoon and consoling me when I lost my favourite red hat. Inspired by her hands on approach to teaching I also became a teacher. Thank you Mrs Maginn. My deepest sympathy to her family.

  10. Debbie and Kelly MacKenzie

    Our condolences to Keith, Charlene and their family. June was an amazing teacher at Murray St School and my daughter just loved her, we still have memories come up that we talk about from back then, especially how the children grew and learned but also the loving guidance she gave. You will always be remembered Mrs Maginn, may you R.I.P.

  11. Many wonderful memories of trips and group gatherings with June. She was a remarkable lady and lived a happy and useful life. We can cerainly celebrate her life. Best to her family.
    Eleanor Vargo

  12. Nina and Fred Strickland

    Keith, Brenda and Family. Fred and I are so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. We have many fond memories of working with June at Corunna united Church functions and other social gatherings. She was a wonderful person and always there to help. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family at this difficult time in your life.

  13. Dear Keith, Charlene and extended family,
    My heartfelt condolences as you navigate this difficult time of loss of your mother. Although I did not personally know your mother, Keith as I read previous remembrances of her I can tell she was a devoted and beloved teacher, friend, neighbour, volunteer and undoubtedly so much more. You are in my thoughts and prayers, dear friends.

  14. The world was a better place because June was in it. Her world of teaching and caring for so many will never be forgotten. I will miss her daily trip and visit to our store Foodland Corunna. She will always be remembered as one of Corunna’s finest citizens. We could all take and apply her kindness and generosity. May she Rest In Peace now. A life well lived. Thank you Mrs. Maginn for everything. Your friend Christine Maybery!

  15. I was her student fifty years ago. I will never forget how kind and caring Mrs Maginn was. I don’t think any of her former students will ever forget her. I know I won’t.

  16. June was a sweet wonderful lady who touched so many lives. Her warmth, energy and positive attitude were an inspiration to us all.

    Thinking of you Keith and Charlene, at this difficult time.

  17. Keith, I would like to give my sincerest condolences to you,Charlene,and the rest of your family. From what I have
    read in the paper and on the Knight Funeral Home website , June Maginn was a wonderful person and a special lady
    who will be sorely missed by all those who knew her, especially her immediate family. Thinking of you.

  18. On behalf of my father, Murray, and my sisters and me, I want to extend our deepest sympathies and condolences to Brenda and Keith and their families. June was an important figure throughout our youth. She was a kind friend, along with Bruce, to my parents. Together they shared many memories.

    We shall always think of her fondly.

  19. Harriet &. Mike Nagle

    To the family of June,
    We knew June and her family through the many Lambton Youth Choir events throughout the years. Meeting the many International students and even taking a few trips with them and June.
    Our sincere condolences on the loss of your mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a special friend to many, many people. Praying for comfort and peace for you all.
    Love, Harriet & Mike Nagle

  20. Dear Charlene and Family
    You are in our thoughts at this time. So sorry for your loss.
    Sincerely, Jackie Miller and Tom Lyttle

  21. Jim & Susanne Hodgins

    Brenda,Keith and family

    Please accept our deepest condolences. Your Mom was a remarkable, kind and generous lady. I had the pleasure of working with June many times through the years. She was always willing to accept any challenge with a very positive attitude and see if through to completion. She will certainly be missed! Rest In Peace June!

    Jim & Susanne Hodgins

  22. Keith, Charlene, Brenda, Larry and families, please accept our condolences. We had a pleasure to have June as our quest in Finland for many years ago. When our daughter was in Canada as an exchange student, June was for her “surrogate mother”. June was a wonderful and lovely person. May she rest in peace in anticipation of resurrection.

    Sincerely, Päivi, Veijo and Vanamo

  23. Our condolences to the Maginn and Randall families
    We were in high school with June. She was a wonderful friend to all.
    She will be missed.

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