Doris "Jeannie" Johnson(1940 - 2018)

ADRIAN - Doris "Jeannie" Johnson, age 78 of Adrian, passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital in Ann Arbor.

She was born March 21, 1940, in Birdsall, the only daughter of Wayne and Marie (Wheeler) Bowerman. Jeannie graduated from Adrian High School with the Class of 1959.

On May 19, 1962, she married Richard "Dick" Johnson who preceded her in death in 2007, having celebrated almost 45 years together. She worked with her husband at their business, J & D Electric Motors. They also enjoyed traveling the United States and being on the water pontooning with family and friends. She was a member of Beta Sigma Phi sorority and the Devils Lake Yacht Club. She loved her family and especially treasured time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by her two sons, Chad (Keri) and Jeffrey all of Adrian; and her grandchildren, Claire Marie, Makenna Marie and Mason Dean.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by brothers, Jody and Gary Bowerman.

Visitation will take place Wednesday, Sept. 5, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Wagley Funeral Home in Adrian. Private burial will be at Raisin Valley Cemetery.

In Jeannie's honor, the family requests contributions to the Lenawee Humane Society. Online condolences and memories may be shared at

Funeral Home

Wagley Funeral Home & Cremation Service
1501 W. Maumee St Adrian, MI 49221
(517) 263-1400
Published in The Daily Telegram from Sept. 3 to Sept. 4, 2018