Patricia A. Johnson died Sept. 6 in Grass Valley. She was 74.

Private family services will be held. Cremation will take place.

Patricia was born Aug. 5, 1934, in Duluth, Minn., to Ray Sulkoski and Anne Roach. She graduated from Duluth East High School in 1952 and took selected coursework at the University of Minnesota. She married Lyle Johnson on Aug. 23, 1958, in Duluth, Minn.

Patricia was a homemaker. She worked for United States Steel for five years and for Bay State Computer for two years. She was a member of the San Jose Symphony Board of Directors, West Valley Welcomers, and Welcome Wagon in Lexington, Mass. She enjoyed golf, bowling and bridge.

Patricia is survived by her husband, Lyle Johnson of Grass Valley; sons Stephan Johns of Upland and Christopher Johnson of Idaho Falls, Idaho, and brother, William Utick of Duluth, Minn.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Anne Utick (Roach), and father, Ray Sulkoski.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper & Weaver Mortuary in Nevada City.

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