, Salem, MA

March 15, 2013

June A. Richards-Bukowski, 79

Salem — June Richards-Bukowski, 79 of Salem, died March 8, 2013. She was the daughter of the late Melvin E. and Greta (Pelletier) Richards. Her only child, Richard M. Charette, predeceased her in 1993.

She leaves two grandchildren, Danielle and Eric Charette; a great-granddaughter, Leia Charette of Malden; two daughters-in-law, Linda Charette of Malden and Patricia Charette of Beverly; and a cousin, Annette Burba and her husband Ron of Salem, N.H.

She also leaves a life-long friend, Shirley Mason of Manchester New Hampshire and her close friend, Helen Driesback of Salem, with whom she shared her home for many years.

She was the former wife of the late Philip M. Charette and the late Dr. Alexander W. Bukowski.

ARRANGEMENTS: At June’s request, funeral services will be private under the direction of the Levesque Funeral Home of Salem. For guestbook, please visit