Marianne Joan Johnson
SHREVEPORT, LA - Services for Marianne Joan Johnson will be 3:30 p.m. Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at Rose-Neath's Bossier Chapel with Monsignor Carson J. LaCaze officiating. Interment will follow at Rose-Neath Cemetery. Visitation will be 5 to 7 p.m. Monday, October 8, 2012 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Bossier City, LA.
Joan was born February 4, 1930 in Stillwell, CO to Marion and Marguerite Jones and died October 4, 2012 in Shreveport, LA. She was a graduate of Creighton University, Omaha, NE, was the owner and coach of Tower Gymnastics and a volunteer for Grace Home. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, Bob; son, Charles; brother, Gene and sister, Jackie.
Joan is survived by her children and their families, Sue Boyne, sons, Adam, Christopher and Zachary; Nancy and Bill Clark, children, Kevin and Christine; Robbie and Rhonda Johnson, children, Kim, Robin and Beau; Marty and Deb Johnson, children, Mendi, Eric and Erica; Matthew and Madge Johnson, children, Amanda and Jody; Beth and Louis Graziadio, children, Gino and Marianna; Timmy and Paula Johnson, children, Jesse, Michael and Rachael; Therese and Paul Kneipp, children, Greg and Tyler and Ann and Robbie Bond, children Robert and Alex. She is also survived by a brother, Greg Jones; several great grandchildren and nieces and
Honoring her as pallbearers will be her loving grandsons.
The family would like to thank WK North 2 West, her friends at Grace Home and dear friend, Joan Shay.
The family requests memorials be made to Grace Home, 1035 Margaret Place, Shreveport, LA 71101.
Our mother had a kind spirit and love for everyone, and was always ready for a great Mardi Gras party. Her passion for life will live on through future generations.