Ruth Irene Johnson, 87, formerly of Findlay passed away at 1:00 a.m. Saturday (May 9, 2015) at the Shelbyville Manor.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday in the Lockart-Green Funeral Home, Findlay. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Tuesday and one hour before service time Wednesday. Burial will be in Wright Cemetery near Findlay. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
She was born May 4, 1928 in Windsor Township, Shelby County the daughter of Glen and Belle (Roberts) Reynolds. She married Gifford R. Johnson March 17, 1946 in Shelbyville and he preceded her in death April 28, 1986.
She was formerly employed at Sta-Rite, Lakeland College and Help at Home. She enjoyed gardening and hunting mushrooms.
Surviving are sons, Larry (Sharon) Johnson of Findlay, Mark Johnson of Lovington, Jerry Johnson of Shelbyville and Dale Johnson of Bethany; grandchildren, Bryce Johnson, Kimberly Johnson, Aaron “A.J.” Johnson and Ashley Johnson; 6 great-grandchildren; sister-in-law Doris Reynolds of Carlyle.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother, Kenneth Reynolds and sisters, Dorothy Fairchild, Viola Schaal, Mary Kroenlein and Pauline Williams.