Service measured not by GOLD,
but by the GOLDEN RULE
WOOSTER - Mary Jane Johnson, 88, of Wooster passed away on May 31, 2018 at LifeCare Hospice after a stroke.
Mary Jane was born August 15, 1929 in Smithville, the daughter of Colley J. and Blanche Raudebaugh Peterman. She graduated from Smithville High School in 1947. On April 17, 1949 she married Bob Johnson.
Mary Jane was a homemaker and worked as a part-time bookkeeper for Johnson Insurance Agency and E. F. Pouly Company. She was also a member of Wayne Presbyterian Church, WOW Bible Study, and Wayne Township Housekeepers' Club. She was an American Red Cross donor, Hospice volunteer, and Salvation Army bell ringer. Mary Jane and Bob enjoyed many years at the family's cabin on Lake Buckhorn, traveling the country in their RV, and working outside at the family home.
Mary Jane is survived by her children: Barb Nolletti of Rittman, Bev Johnson (Doug Anderson) of Myerstown, PA, Judy Jelus (John) of Fairlawn, and Jan Johnson Bilek (Greg) of Doylestown; grandchildren: Lisa Shearer (Roger), Drew and Layne Johnson Bilek; great-grandchildren: Brynn, Brock, and Bronson Shearer.
Mary Jane was preceded in death by Bob, her husband of 68 years; her parents; brothers: Charles, William, Richard, and Wesley Peterman; sisters: Lue Miller and Catherine Boyes.
Friends will be received at the Mcintire, Bradham and Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill Street, Wooster on Monday, June 4, 2018 from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
A celebration-of-life and resurrection service will be held Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at Wayne Presbyterian Church, 7152 Burbank Road, Wooster with the Rev. Robert Meyer officiating. There will be no viewing prior to the service.
Those who wish may make contributions to Wayne Presbyterian Church Building Fund.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.
Building Fund, Wayne Presbyterian Church, 7152 Burbank Rd., Wooster, OH 44691
Friends will be received at the Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster on Monday, June 4, 2018 from 5-8:00 p.m.
Tuesday, June 5, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Wayne Presbyterian Church, 7152 Burbank Rd., Wooster