Marilyn H. Johnson

March 12, 1941 - September 14, 2014
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Poplar Grove, IL

Marilyn H. Johnson, 73, of Poplar Grove, IL passed away unexpectedly, Sunday morning, September 14, 2014 in her home.  Marilyn was born March 12, 1941 in Rockford, IL the daughter of Gilbert W. and Mildred (Anderson) Osberg.  Marilyn was a graduate of North Boone High School, Class of 1959; and married Stanley A. Johnson in Poplar Grove on March 24, 1962.  Over the years she worked for Sundstrand for a time and then for North Boone High School in the cafeteria from 1985 through 1991.  Marilyn always was involved in farming and was very devoted to her children; she served as a room mother and field trip mother for her kids and was an avid supporter of her children’s sporting events.  Marilyn always gave of herself to others, she made things work.  She was a member of Poplar Grove United Methodist Church where she was a former Sunday school teacher.

Marilyn is loved and will be missed by her husband, Stanley of Poplar Grove; daughter, Julie (Alan) Ackerman of Caledonia; son, Dave Johnson of Rockford; daughter, Karen (Thad) Prevett of Oklahoma; sister, Margie Johnson of Belvidere; 8 Grandchildren and numerous relatives and friends.  Marilyn is preceded in death by her parents; brother, Allan Osberg and son, Dan Johnson.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, September 22, 2014 in Poplar Grove United Methodist Church, 105 E. Grove Street, Poplar Grove, IL with Rev. Christopher Druce Jones, officiating.  Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sunday, September 21, 2014 in Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL.  Burial will be at Orth Cemetery.  Memorials can be given in care of the North Boone Fire Protection District #3, 305 W. Grove Street, Poplar Grove, IL 61065.  To light a candle or to share a memory, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com

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Service Schedule

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, September 21, 2014

Time: 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sunday, September 21, 2014 in Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services at Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave., Belvidere, IL.


Service Information

Date: Monday, September 22, 2014

Time: 11:00 am -

Poplar Grove United Methodist Church

Address:

105 E. Grove Street, Poplar Grove, IL, 61065

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, September 22, 2014 in Poplar Grove United Methodist Church, 105 E. Grove Street, Poplar Grove, IL with Rev. Christopher Druce Jones, officiating.


Cemetery Information

Orth Cemetery


Memorial Information

Memorials can be given in care of the North Boone Fire Protection District #3, 305 W. Grove Street, Poplar Grove, IL 61065.


 

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Born: March 12, 1941
Died: September 14, 2014

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Lee and Don Ward posted on 9/16/14

Marilyn was a joy, always happy to see us and a great friend to my parents. We will miss you!

 

Kevin and Mary Brubach posted on 9/16/14

Our hearts break, Marilyn you will be greatly missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family at this time. Kevin and Mary Brubach.

 

Jayne posted on 9/16/14

Marilyn you are Loved by all and missed!

 

Susan and George Cermak posted on 9/17/14

Marilyn was a very special lady and we are grateful that we got to know her and Stan...we will miss you. God bless you and your family.

 

Duane Anderson posted on 9/18/14

Very sorry for your loss and prayers for your family.

 

Tim & Kathy (Kalk) Bottcher posted on 9/18/14

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

 

Chris Fisherkeller posted on 9/22/14

Julie, Michelle let me know about your mom. I'm very sorry for your loss. We're thinking of you. Chris & Jim Fisherkeller

 

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