MARY-JOHNSON-Obituary

MARY D. JOHNSON

New Haven, Connecticut

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Mary D. Johnson, New Haven labor, peace, civil rights, and social justice activist, died peacefully at Connecticut Hospice on August 13, 2017, aged 95. A teacher in New Haven public schools and active member of the American Federation of Teachers, she devoted her personal time to many causes,...

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Mary Louise, Beth, and Martha,

Sadly, I just read on Legacy.com about your mom's passing last August.

I was lucky enough to have met your mother back in 2003 when your father's house in Westerly sold. We connected immediately, and it was a great pleasure to have corresponded with her at Christmas every year since.

Reading online about her life and her many accomplishments was fascinating. She was truly a remarkable woman who made such a positive...

Mary, Beth, and Martha, so very sad to hear of your moms passing. I saw her name, her photo and many memories came flooding back. I remember your mom from when I was a child on E Ramsdell st. She was always so nice to me and that meant so much at that time of my life as my home life was not a happy one when I went to your house and it was often we played together for many years before I was torn from there and moved out to North Haven. I think I read more in your living room and sat at your...

Beth, Martha & Mary Louise,
I will miss Mary.....I enjoyed our conversations. She was an interesting person. Full of knowledge and lots of stories. My condolences to your family.

Mary was a great example to us all.

Her presence will be missed.