Marion L. Johnson, age 84, of the Town of Drammen, Eau Claire County, passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, March 21, 2014 with her loving husband and family at her bedside.
She was born on July 2, 1929 and grew up in rural Gilmanton, WI, a daughter of Myron and Lyda (Klopp) Johnson.
On February 7, 1948, Marion was united in marriage to Roswell Johnson in Osseo, Wis. To this union, seven children were born.
Marion was a longtime and faithful member of Prince of Peace Covenant Church in the Town of Drammen.
Marion enjoyed cooking, baking and sewing. Her family will remember how she loved to sing, hum tunes and play the piano. It will be Marion’s witty sense of humor, her love without conditions and devotion she gave to her husband, children, grandchildren and great grandchildren that will last within their hearts forever.
Marion will be sadly and dearly missed by her beloved husband of the past 66 years, Roswell; her dear children, John Johnson; Randall (Michelle); Lori (Neal) Fleming; Lisa (Jay) Storm; Brian (Kristi); Brenda (James) Palubicki; 27 loving grandchildren; 13 precious great grandchildren with 2 on the way; one brother, Everett (Gloria) Klopp; also by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, especially, Lillia Olson and Troy Schulner.
Besides her parents, Marion was preceded in death by her dear daughter, Linda; granddaughter, Rachel Palubicki; sister and brother in law, Irene (Darold) Laehn and one infant brother.
Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, March 26 at 11:00 AM at Prince of Peace Covenant Church with burial to follow at the church cemetery. A visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 25 from 4:00 PM until 7:00 PM at the Talbot Family Funeral Home, Mondovi Chapel and again on Wednesday at the church one hour prior to the service. Marion’s family would like to send a special and heartfelt thank you to DR. Sal Obaid along with Chris and Cindy with St. Joseph’s Hospice for the wonderful care and compassion expressed to her.
Online memories or condolences may be sent to www.talbotfuneralhomes.com.