Johnson, Nancy L.
Nancy Johnson, age 79, a resident of Plainfield, IL since 1972, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 4, 2013, at Presence St Joseph Medical Center, Joliet. She was born March 24, 1934, in Wisconsin Rapids, WI.
Nancy is survived by her childhood sweetheart and devoted husband of over 60 years, William B. Johnson; her loving children, Jay (Cathy) Johnson of Plainfield, IL and Jodi (Barry) Norcross of Joliet, IL; her cherished grandchildren, Bryan and Ethan Johnson, Christian (Matt) Misurac, Noah (Becky) Norcross and Seth (Kelsey) Norcross; and her wonderful great-grandchildren, Faith and Sarah Norcross. She was preceded in death by parents, Lou and Fern Herman and her brothers, William and Robert Herman.
Nancy was a graduate of Lincoln High School, Wisconsin Rapids, WI. She loved the years spent living on Lake Winnebago and enjoyed boating and the many different water sports. After moving to Plainfield Nancy spent over 20 years working in the offices of Dr. Nichols, DDS and Dr. Lee, DDS until her retirement. She was a longtime member of Hope Lutheran Church, Joliet, and was a real lover of animals, especially of dogs. Above all else, Nancy was a loving wife, mom and grandma and will be truly missed by her family.
Visitation will be Wednesday, May 8, 3:00 until 7:30 PM at the Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Plainfield. A Celebration of Nancy's life will be at 7:30 PM in the funeral home chapel. Interment will be private.
15219 S. Joliet Road
(Corner of Rts. 59
& East 30)
Plainfield, IL 60544
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Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on May 6, 2013