Johanna M. Arnold|
ELYRIA - Johanna M. Arnold, 67, of Elyria, Ohio passed away Friday March 7, 2014 in University Hospital at EMH Regional Medical Center following a lengthy illness.
Johanna was born October 18, 1945 in Richmond, IN. She moved to Elyria, Ohio where she met and married Donald Arnold in 1982.
While in Richmond she worked as a nursing assistant, and at Alcoa Industries. In Elyria she worked for the Easter Seals and Spherion Temp Services.
She enjoyed bingo, slots, reading, fishing, and playing hearts on her computer. She was known for being one you could talk to and receive good advice from.
Johanna will be sadly missed by her husband of 32 years Donald Arnold Sr. of Elyria, son George Jeter Jr. of Lorain, daughters Theresa Brown of Richmond, IN., Roanna Walton of Lorain, Gina Brown, Annalee (Steve) Kilgore, Elouise Jeter all of Elyria; step-children Alicia Wright of Pensacola FL., Beverly Banks, and David Arnold of Atlanta, GA., Donald Arnold Jr. of Lorain, Matthew (Janet) Arnold of Milwaukee, WI.; 17 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and 7 great-great grandchildren; sisters Melissa Miller of Anderson IN., Odillia (Charles ) Moore, Rosalie (John) Eaton, and Agnes Brown all of Richmond, IN, and brother Walter Robinson Jr. of Oberlin, OH; several honorary daughters, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other loving relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father John Stewart, and mother Annalee (nee Robinson) Brown, step-father Roosevelt Brown, Daughter Yolaunda Stewart and step-daughter Beverly Jeter Lighty and great-granddaughter Kaneshia Brown; brothers Timothy Brown, Roosevelt Brown, and Clevester Brown.
Visitation will be held Thursday, March 13, 2014 from 7-9pm at Brown-Robinson Funeral Home 2652 Broadway Lorain, OH 44052.
Funeral Services will be held Friday March 14, 2014 at 11:00am at Cathedral Of Praise 4545 Elyria Ave Lorain, with District Elder Melvin Brown, Pastor Officiating.
Interment will be at Brookdale Cemetery Elyria, Ohio.
Arrangements entrusted to Brown-Robinson Funeral Home, 2652 Broadway Ave., Lorain, Ohio 44052, (440) 244-1831.
Online Condolence can be made at www.brownrobinson.com
Published in The Morning Journal on Mar. 12, 2014