Nancy Johnson

March 8, 1925 - November 19, 2016
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Nancy M. Johnson, 91, of Belvidere, IL, passed away, Saturday afternoon, November 19, 2016 at Anam Care. She was born March 8, 1925 in her parent’s home in Belvidere, to Hazel (Blake) and Allen Jukes. Nancy attended Belvidere schools, graduating from Belvidere High School as Valedictorian of Class of 1943. She graduated from Hamilton School of Commerce, Rockford, IL in May of 1944. Nancy worked at K-B canning Co. as secretary until her marriage to LaVerne Johnson on November 30, 1946. She returned to the work force in January of 1960 in the office of the X-ray Department of St. Joseph Hospital, retiring from there after 40 years when the hospital closed. She also worked at DeWane’s Livestock Exchange as secretary for Friday auctions. Nancy was a lifetime member of First United Methodist Church, Belvidere, serving in various capacities and on various committees over the years. She was a member of Boone County Historical Society, Boone County Arts Council, and Friends of Ida Public Library. Nancy loved knitting, decorating cakes and watching the Chicago Cubs.

Nancy is loved and will be missed by her two children, Melody (Terry) Schrader, and Barry (Emily) Johnson; three grandchildren, Rhonda Schrader, Bradley Schrader, and Kai Johnson; two great-grandchildren, Timothy and Matthew. She is preceded in death by her husband, LaVerne.

Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 26, 2016 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, with Rev. Monty Fox officiating. Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Burial in Belvidere Cemetery. Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com

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Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, November 26, 2016

Time: 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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 10:00 a.m. until the time of service


Service Information

Date: Saturday, November 26, 2016

Time: 11:00 am -

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

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, November 26, 2016 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, with Rev. Monty Fox officiating


Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, November 26, 2016

Belvidere Cemetery

Address:

1121 N Main St., Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Burial in Belvidere Cemetery


Memorial Information

Memorials may be made to First United Methodist Church


 

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Born: March 8, 1925
Died: November 19, 2016

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Ken and Sherry Hicks posted on 11/20/16

So many childhood memories with the Johnson family, our parents playing cards, camping, fishing, hunting and of course dancing and the band the Sarenaders. We are sure your memories with get you through this tough time.

 

Mary Hale posted on 11/28/16

My thoughts and prayers are with Nancy's family.

 

Bert [Ambler} Thornton; FL posted on 12/1/16

Deepest sympathy to the family.

 

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