Obituary: Mary C. Johnson, 89, Metamora

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

Mary C. Johnson, 89, of Metamora died at 8:28 a.m. Monday, July 16, 2012, at Snyder Village in Metamora.

She was born May 13, 1923, in Metamora to Andrew and Catherine (Waldschmidt) Ehringer.

Surviving are two children, Diana (the late Ron) Kaufmann of Northbrook and Jerry (Jan) Johnson of Forsyth; seven grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. She also is survived by a sister, Anna Zimmerman of Metamora; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one son, Ronald; three brothers; and two sisters.

She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Metamora and had worked for Midwest Oil in East Peoria.

She was a former Metamora village clerk and was best known for doing income taxes for many in the community.

A funeral Mass was July 17 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Metamora, with The Rev. Don Roszkowski officiating. Burial was in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Metamora. There was no visitation.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Mary’s School and/or Snyder Village.

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