January 31, 1923 – November 22, 2012
Marguerite C. Johnson, 89, passed away early Thursday morning, November 22, 2012, at Valley View Village in Des Moines. She died of complications from a stroke.
Marguerite is survived by a son, Vince, and daughter-in-law, Sue, in Des Moines, and two granddaughters, Lizzie Johnson of Wilmington, DE, and Julie Johnson of Philadelphia, PA. She is also survived by one sister-in-law, Helen Nielsen, of Coon Rapids, IA, and many nieces and nephews to whom she was very close.
Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, November 28, 2012, at 10:30 a.m., at St. Joseph Catholic Church. A visitation will be held Tuesday evening, November 27, 2012, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. with a Rosary being held at 7 p.m. at the Church.Burial will be in the Glendale Cemetery.
Marguerite was especially close to her granddaughters, and wished any memorials to go towards their future needs. These memorials may be sent to Elizabeth and Julia Johnson c/o Elizabeth Johnson, 109 Presidential Drive, Apt. C; Greenville, DE 19807.
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