Paulette A. McJunkin, 85

Paulette A. McJunkin, 85, of Troy, and formerly of St. Marys, passed away at 1:35 p.m. Sunday, March 24, 2013, at Auglaize Acres in Wapakoneta.

She was born on Oct. 3, 1927, in Rochefort, Belgium, to the late Eugene and Maria Pemers Collin.

She was married to John R. McJunkin Jr., on Nov. 30, 1946, and he preceded her in death on July 8, 1979.

Also preceding her in death was one sister.

Paulette is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, John and Marcia McJunkin of St. Marys and Jerry McJunkin of Troy; two granddaughters, Michelle (Jason) Hawkins of Whitehouse, Nicole (Zach) Gannon of Anna;  and two great-grandchildren, Caleb and Chloe Baughman of Anna.

Paulette graduated from high school in Belgium. She did volunteer work at the former Stouder Memorial Hospital in Troy, and was with Welcome Wagon of Troy. She enjoyed traveling throughout the United States and Europe.

There will be a private graveside service at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens, Tipp City on Saturday.

Arrangements are entrusted to Fisher-Cheney Funeral Home, Troy. Contributions may be given in her memory to the American Lung Association. Condolences may be left for the family at