Obituary of Helen Johnson |

Obituary of Helen Johnson

Helen Lillian Johnson died in her sleep on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2014, at Golden Empire Nursing and Rehab Center in Grass Valley. She was 102.

At her request, no services will be conducted. Interment will be in the family plot in Rockford, Ill.

Mrs. Johnson was born May 12, 1912, in Clarno, Wis., to Alfred and Marie (Rohner) Beach. She had been a 27-year resident of Penn Valley and the past seven years residing in Grass Valley.

Prior to settling in Penn Valley, Mrs. Johnson and her family traveled extensively after her retirement from the Los Angeles Unified School District in 1970.

Surviving Mrs. Johnson is her granddaughter, Barbara Goff of Las Vegas, Nev.

Mrs. Johnson was preceded in death by her loving husband Stanley Johnson; son Ronald and daughter Patricia.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Penn Valley Community Church, P.O. Box 36,0 Penn Valley, CA 95946.

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