Georgeen Louise Johnson, 86, of Good Samaritan Home, formerly of 1028 S. 21st, Quincy, died at 10:35 p.m. Sunday (June 22, 2014) in the home Born Nov. 28, 1927, in Paloma, Georgeen was the daughter of George and Oleen Shupe Hibbert. She married Dean Scott Johnson on Aug. 6, 1960, in Quincy. He died on Jan. 30, 2009. Georgeen was a graduate of Camp Point high school. Upon graduation she was recruited to work in the finger printing department for the FBI in Washington, D.C., returning to the Quincy area in the early 1950s. Most of her working life was spent in the banking industry in Quincy. She retired in 1993 from Boatmen's Bank of Quincy. She also had worked for Sears for many years. An accomplished singer, Georgeen spent a good portion of her life in the choir at First United Presbyterian Church, where she was a member for several years. She sang at many weddings, funerals and church functions throughout her life. Georgeen will always be remembered for her kind heart and her unparalleled love and devotion for her family. She is survived by her children, Sue (Mike) Trippiedi of Champaign, David (Ronda) Johnson of Quincy, Dennis (Carol) Johnson of Quincy, Donald Johnson of Quincy, Judy (Deran) Huss of Champaign and Deron (Kim) Johnson of Quincy; a stepson, Ronald (Karen) Peacher of Manchester, Tenn.; grandchildren, Jennifer (Dan) Bechtel of Champaign, Jill (Nick) Larsen of Mount Prospect, Matthew (Jennifer) Johnson of Des Moines, Iowa, Whitney (Shane) Stanford of Quincy, Kristen Johnson of Quincy, Heather Johnson of Rolling Meadows, Scott Johnson of Quincy, Gregory Huss of Champaign, Gina Huss of Champaign and Angela Johnson of Quincy; stepgrandchildren, Steve (Anne) Peacher of Boston, Mass., Alison (Bill) Rusche of Bloomington, Ind., Devon Jansen of Quincy and Preston Kamradt of Quincy; a brother, Dennis (Joyce) Hibbert of Paloma; numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Besides her husband, Georgeen was preceded in death by a grandson, Tyler Johnson. SERVICES: 10 a.m. Friday, June 27, in the Hansen-Spear Funeral Home in Quincy, with the Rev. Rod Bakker officiating. Burial will follow in Greenmount Cemetery. VISITATION: 4-7 p.m. Thursday, June 26, in the funeral home. MEMORIALS: Good Samaritan Home or
. ARRANGEMENTS: Hansen-Spear Funeral Home. WEBSITE: www.hansenspear.com.
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Published in Quincy Herald-Whig from June 24 to June 26, 2014