BLOOMINGTON - Dorothy M. Johnson, 78, of 1207 S. East St., Bloomington, died at 6:43 p.m. Friday (June 15, 2007 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington.
A private family memorial service and inurnment will be at a later date.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.
Arrangements are being handled by Calvert & Metzler Memorial Home, Bloomington.
She was born Jan. 24, 1929, in Bloomington to Adolph and Ruth Clesson Mielenz. She married Loren V. Johnson on April 23, 1946, in Wayne, Mich. He died Dec. 27, 2006.
Surviving are a daughter, Linda (Norman) Hicks, Bloomington; two sons, Gary (Kathy) Johnson, Bloomington, and Doug (Debby) Johnson, Downs; a sister, Carrie Hobson, Bloomington; a brother, James Mielenz, Bloomington; 12 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren
She was preceded in death by two sisters and a grandson.
Dorothy enjoyed spending time with her family. She loved her grandchildren dearly. She will be missed by all who knew her