June Biffle

Obit:AUG 2009

End of the Trail

Notices in this section are limited to names of those who have achieved pioneer status through many years in the North, or who are otherwise of unquestioned importance in the daily scene.


June Biffle, 86, died April 2. She came to Alaska in 1954 with her husband, Roy. In the late 1950s, she worked at the Pacific Northern Airways flight kitchen, the Oyster Loaf Cafe and the Anchorage Library. In 1964, she completed her degree in elementary education and library science, and became a teacher at Williwaw Elementary School. She and Roy homesteaded near Bonnie Lake. [July/Aug2009]

Source: Alaska Magazine

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