June Baylie, long-time resident of Monroeville, passed away at home on May 28, 2018. June was born and raised in Gloucester New Jersey. She was salutatorian of the Gloucester High School Class of 1948, and attended Trenton State Teacher's College. She married Neil Baylie in the fall of 1956. June and her husband Neil moved to Monroeville in the summer of 1966 with their four children. June was a working mother, raising the children and assisting in the family business in sales and accounting. She was active in competitive swimming, officiating at local and area-wide swim meets. An advocate for reading and education, in her later years she volunteered at the welcome desk at the public library. She loved the outdoors, and was an experienced skier on both snow and water. She is survived by her husband, Neil Baylie, her daughters, Cheryl Baylie and Amy Haass, three grandchildren, Lisa Szekely, Stacey Baylie, and Michael Baylie, and her great-granddaughter Allyson Baylie.
She was preceded in death by her two sons, Daniel Baylie and Lane Baylie. Memorial service will be held at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 4503 Old William Penn Highway, Monroeville, on Saturday June 2, 2018 at 2:00 pm. Interment will be private, at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Monroeville Public Library or the Alzheimer's Association: Greater Pennsylvania Chapter, Pittsburgh Office. Arrangements are by Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. 1638 Lincoln Way, White Oak. (412) 672-6322 Troy J. Gilbert, director. Condolences may be made at Gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published May 30, 2018.