Barbara Johansson, 69, of St. Augustine passed away Jan. 5, 2017, at Baptist Medical Center South, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Chattahoochee and had resided in St. Augustine for the past 45 years, moving here from Miami. She owned and operated her own interior design business for which she was very well known and respected.
A celebration of life will take place at St. Johns Funeral Home at 11 a.m. on Saturday. Interment will follow in San Lorenzo Cemetery.
Barbara is survived by her husband, Sven Johansson of St. Augustine; three daughters, Tracie Scott of Melbourne, Lissa Ellison of Hollywood, Kimberly Ellison of St. Augustine; five grandchildren, RaQuel Ellison, Krysta Ellison, Brandon Cotto, Arissa Ellison, Nicholas Kamins; and four great-grandchildren, Edwin Mendez, Zion Burrell, DeSean Ellison, Malachi Youmans; four brothers, Curtis Bryant of Port Charlotte, Junior Bryant of Arcadia, Alvin Bryant of Arcadia, Earl Bryant of Clewiston; four sisters, Vergi Jozwick of Davie, Wanda Gilmore of Davie, Patricia McDowell of Tellico Plains, Tennessee, Carol Siarkowicz of St. Augustine.
St. Johns Family Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
St. John's Family Funeral Home & Crematory
385 SR 207
St. Augustine, FL 32084
Published in St. Augustine Record on Jan. 12, 2017