Johnson, Vitalis M. "Vi"
Vitalis "Vi" M. Johnson, Little Chute, age 94, passed away on Monday, June 2, 2014. She was born on January 9, 1920, in Little Chute, to the late Charles and Louise (Quinn) Wulgaert. Vi married Richard "Dick" Johnson on September 16, 1944 at St. John Nepomucene Catholic Church.
Vi was employed for many years at Gordy's Food Fair. She enjoyed square dancing and attending card club with her husband, Dick. She also enjoyed fishing while living at Lake Poygan. Vi most importantly loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren in her most recent years.
She is survived by five children: Mary (Dennis) Schaefer, Kaukauna; Barb (Tom) Schiedermayer, Darboy; Patricia Seggelink, Virginia; Terry (Pat) Johnson, Little Chute; and Tim (Sherrie) Johnson, Little Chute; 21 grandchildren; 34 great grandchildren; one son-in-law, Jack Spierings; one sister, Gilda Hennes; one brother-in-law, Ivan Johnson; and one sister-in-law, Blanche (Louie) Vessel.
In addition to her parents, Vi is preceded in death by her husband, Dick and his parents Howard & Della Johnson; her daughter, Carol Spierings; her sister, Rella (Alfred) Collins; two brothers-in-law, Gordon Hennes and Jim Johnson; and two sisters-in-law, Betty (Vern) Houghton and Gloria Johnson.
Visitation will be held Monday June 9, 2014 at ST. JOHN NEPOMUCENE CATHOLIC CHURCH (323 Pine St. Little Chute) beginning at 2:00 p.m. until time of Mass at 5:00 p.m. The Rev. Ronald Belitz will officiate. Committal Highland Memorial Park. To sign the guest book, please visit oconnellfh.com. A memorial fund has been established in Vitalis' name.
Special thanks to Dr. David M. Ebben and staff for their care and compassion always shown to Mom. We also want to thank Lisa and staff at Kimberly Assisted Living for taking good care of her. We will cherish your memories in our hearts forever Mom. You are now one of God's most precious angels ~j~
Published in Appleton Post-Crescent from June 4 to June 8, 2014