THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Sandra E. Johnson
Issue Date: May 29, 2013
Sandra E. Johnson, 62, of Green Bay died Saturday evening, May 18 with family at her side, following many years of surgeries and pain.
Born on July 5, 1950 in Green Bay, she was the daughter of Nova Hill and the late Genevieve (Metoxen) Hill.
A 1968 graduate of St. Joseph Academy, Green Bay, she then worked at the Kendal Company, where she met her future husband, Roland Johnson. The couple married on Nov. 6, 1976 at St. Joseph Church, Green Bay and soon after she became a full-time mom and wife. As her children grew, she was employed with Notre Dame Academy as a custodian from 1990 until her health forced her to retire. She will be remembered for her love of cooking and baking and for the joy she found traveling to Washington State to visit her son.
She is survived by her husband, Roland; two children, Libby Johnson of Green Bay and Nova Johnson of Washington; five stepchildren, Wayne Johnson and Cary Johnson, both of Green Bay, Mark Johnson of Plymouth, Cindy (Dave) Olson of Marinette and Paul (Heather) Johnson of Pulaski; five step-grandchildren; 10 step-great-grandchildren with one on the way; her father, Nova Hill of Green Bay; siblings, John (Ellie) Hill, Jennifer (Kenny) Bawyn and Lee Hill, all of Green Bay and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Genevieve; Libby 's very special friend, Scott Andre; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Lawrence and Elizabeth Johnson and her grandparents.
Visitation was held at Malcore-East Funeral Home, Green Bay on Thursday, May 23 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., with a parish wake service at 7 p.m. Visitation continued at the funeral home on Friday, May 24 from 9 a.m. until the Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. at Saints Peter and Paul Church. Rev. Anthony V. Cirignani, OFM officiated and burial was in Allouez Catholic Cemetery.