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Janette May Johnson


1929 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Janette May Johnson Obituary
JANETTE MAY JOHNSON
Born August 1, 1929, passed away February 9, 2017 at the age of 87 in Riverside, CA. peacefully surrounded by her family and friends after a long illness.
Janette was preceded in death by her parents Harold & Marion Saunders of Independence, Iowa, sister Nona, daughter Ann & son Daniel. She is survived by her life partner Ted Martin, brother Harold Saunders of Le Claire, Iowa, daughter Patricia Holmes & son William Johnson of Riverside, 3 grandsons John Holmes, Christopher Johnson & Jared Johnson & 1 great granddaughter Kristin Holmes. She is also survived by 3 stepsons, Mark Martin, Tom & Mike Conners, 2 stepdaughters Patricia Martin & JoAnn Conners and numerous step-grand & great-grandchildren.
She was born in Flint, Michigan then moved to Independence, Iowa in 1944 at the age of 15. She graduated from Independence High School in 1948. She married in 1949, then moved to California with her family in 1955. She worked as a bookkeeper for Tri-County a (carpet & flooring company) from where she retired.
She loved to work in her yard planting flowers and would spend hours sitting on her patio reading a book enjoying being outdoors. She also enjoyed sewing and crafts and loved going camping and fishing with her family.
She was a loving mother, grandmother & friend who will be missed immensely. Services are pending.
Published in Press-Enterprise on Feb. 22, 2017
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