Sara J. Johnson

Sara J. Johnson, 51, of Radcliff, died peacefully with her family by her side, Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, at Norton Pavilion in Louisville.

She was born in Minnesota to Edward and Marilyn (Movick) Peterson, and she grew up in Illinois. Her parents preceded her in death.

She loved to travel, and was an avid boater who loved being on the water with family and friends. She worked as a civilian at Fort Knox for the past 21 years, and recently retired as director of the Plans, Analysis & Integration Office with the Garrison Command at Fort Knox.

"She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who lived every day to its fullest."

She is survived by her loving husband, James B. Johnson; son, Joshua (Melody) Roop; three stepchildren, Chris (Mara) Legere, Micah (Allison) and Darcy Johnson; three grandchildren, Lyric Roop, Sam and Will Legere; and a sister, Tracy (Sigurd) Finks.

The family will hold a private memorial service, handled by Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.

Expressions of sympathy may be made in her honor to Advancement Hosparus, at 3532 Ephrain McDowell Dr, c/o HICC, Louisville, KY 40205.

Funeral Home

Brown Funeral Home
306 College Street Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 765-2737
Published in The News-Enterprise on Dec. 9, 2012