Gretchen E. Johnson
Born: November 18, 1930 in Morris, IL
Died: July 12, 2021 in Morris, IL
Gretchen E. Johnson, 90, lifelong resident of Morris, passed away Monday, July 12, 2021, at Park Pointe Healthcare. She was born in Morris on November 18, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Edith (Eich) Rudow.
Gretchen graduated from Morris High School with the class of 1948. She married Samuel R. Johnson on December 5, 1970, at the Stavanger Lutheran Church in Stavanger, who preceded her in death on September 7, 1981. She worked as a clerical secretary for the U.S. Department of Agriculture A.S.C.S and the Grundy County Home. She also worked in the accounting and administrative department for Northern Petro Chemical Company. She was an active volunteer with the Morris Hospital and member of Immaculate Conception Church and the Morris Women's Auxiliary Post #294.
Gretchen is survived by her nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her parents Frank and Edith and her husband Samuel.
A memorial service for Gretchen will be held on July 29, 2021, from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm at the U.C. Davis-Callahan Funeral Home. A celebration of Gretchen's life will follow at 5:30pm. Burial will be at Stavanger Cemetery at a later date.
An online guestbook has been created for the family, where you may sign the guestbook, share memories and photographs. You may visit our website at www.ucdaviscallahan.com
. Arrangements have been entrusted with the U. C. Davis-Callahan Funeral Home located at 301 West Washington Street, Morris, Illinois 60450.
Published by My Web Times from Jul. 22 to Jul. 27, 2021.