Dorothy Jean Johnson, 90

OSWEGO, NY – Dorothy Jean Johnson, 90, a resident of Oswego, passed away Sunday December 7, 2014, after a brief illness.

She was born May 6, 1924, in Lacona, NY, to the late Seward and Florence Smith.

Dorothy Jean Johnson
Dorothy Jean Johnson

She was a life long resident of Oswego.

She was predeceased by her husband of 63 years, Howard Johnson in 2004; and two sisters, Anita Mason and Faylene Mason.

Surviving are her five children, Edward (Mary) Johnson of Oswego, Donna (Charles) Vanliew of Central Square, Judith (Kenneth) Reeves of Oswego, Gloria (Howard) Baker of Oswego and Michael (Debbie) Johnson of Oswego; 13 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Per her wishes, there will be no calling hours or services.

Donations can be made to Friends of Oswego County Hospice, 34 E. Bridge St., Suite 202, Oswego, NY 13126.

Nelson Funeral Home has care of arrangements.

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