Lois Foster Johnson
1927 - 2021
BORN
1927
DIED
2021
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Wallingford, CT
Lois (Foster) Johnson, 93, of Wallingford, and Westerly, RI, passed away peacefully in her home on Tuesday, March 30, 2021. She was the loving wife of the late Charles Johnson.

Lois was born in Providence, RI, on May 13, 1927, the only child of the late Irving and Dorothea (Waters) Foster. She attended Classical High School in Providence where she met the love of her life and husband for almost 70 years, Charles. Lois received her Bachelor Degree from Bates College and her Masters Degree from Southern Connecticut State University, with degrees in education.

Lois had been a Wallingford resident since 1954, where she taught world history at Lyman Hall High School for over 30 years. She was a member of the First Congregational Church, the Garden Club, AAUW, Book Club. the Mayflower Society and the Daughters of the American Revolution, She also volunteered at the Masonic Home and Wallingford Public Library.

Lois will be lovingly remembered by her 3 daughters Gretchen [Roman] Mrozinski of Wallingford, Jocelyn [Paul] Bruton of Guilford, Pamela [Jesse] Cabrera of Bolton; her 5 grandchildren Ryan, and Jared Mrozinski, Ashley, Kyle, and Christopher Bruton; 4 great grandchildren Charlotte, Beau, Sophia and Elizabeth; her sister-in-law Eleanor [Thomas]Porter of Virginia; her brother-in-law Kenneth [Judy] Johnson of MA; her sister-in-law Joan Johnson of R.I., several nieces, nephews and her loving caregiver, Belinda Huff. She was predeceased by her brother-in-law Arnold Johnson, nephew Brian Porter, and niece Robin Erwin.

Due to the Coronavirus and in consideration of the well-being of family and friends a Memorial Service will be held at a future date. To share a memory or leave condolences, visit the online memorial page at www.wallingfordfh.com. To honor Lois's legacy please donate a book to your local library or make a donation to the charity of one's choice. Arrangements are under the direction of The Wallingford Funeral Home. Please visit online guestbook at: www.wallingfordfh.com


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Published by The Record-Journal on Apr. 11, 2021.
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We were sorry to hear of Lois's death. I had great respect for her as an educator, and proudly gave her retirement talk for the WEA. Also, I respected greatly the fact that he and her husband did wondrous things to bring the world's peoples into closer cooperation and understanding. Certainly they left a great legacy that their heirs can be most proud of.
Michael Gannon
Friend
April 12, 2021
Rest in peace, Mrs. Johnson. You and Mr. Johnson had a wonderful life together! Much love to everyone.
Gaye Puzycki
Friend
April 12, 2021
Lois was a spunky, funny and intriguing woman who touched countless lives in memorable ways as a teacher and friend. Always personable, warm and welcoming, she was a proud mom and grandma to her beautiful family. With heartfelt love and blessings. May she rest in love and peace.
Norene and Arnie
Friend
April 12, 2021
To the Johnson family,my deepest sympathy for the loss of Lois Johnson. She was a teacher of mine and later when I started teaching at L.H. she supported me as the new afs advisor, the activities & programs we sponsored. I will remember her always . With love & prayers. Linda Bukowski
Linda Bukowski
Teacher
April 11, 2021
Fond memories of working with Lois at LHHS as well as sharing and comparing life in our respective homes in Westerly. We extend our heartfelt condolences to the Johnson family.
Jim and Shirley Shadish
Coworker
April 11, 2021
My sincere condolences to the family. Lois was a lovely person. My daughter went to Europe with her AFS group when she was at Lyman Hall. What a full and wonderful life she had.
Maureen Geremia
April 10, 2021
Godspeed Mrs. Johnson, I enjoyed your history class.
Jack Farrell
Student
April 10, 2021
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