Mary June Penticoff, 84, died Saturday, April 19, 2014, at the Maryhouse in Pierre.
Mary June was born on June 17, 1929, in Philip, the daughter of John and Edna (Herrman) O'Reilly. She grew up in Philip and graduated from Philip High School. She worked as a telephone operator, a bookkeeper for Farmers Union Oil Company, a deputy treasurer/officer, a dress shop clerk in California, and worked for West Central Electric Company. In her later years, she spent many years babysitting her grandchildren and many other children. She became “Grandma" to many children over the years.