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Bernice A. Johnson

April 28, 1911 December 28, 2008
Bernice A. Johnson
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Obituary for Bernice A. Johnson

Bernice A. Johnson 97, of Peoria passed away at 2:30 a.m. Sunday December 28, 2008 at Fondulac Rehab & Healthcare Center. Born April 28, 1911 in Armington, IL to Robert and Mabel Squire Sweetnam. She married George E. “Bud” Johnson on November 2, 1929 in Peoria. He passed away May 25, 2000 in Peoria. One daughter Joan Purcell, one son Bill Johnson, one granddaughter, and one great-grandson preceded her in death. Surviving are two sons; James (Lucille) Johnson of Creve Coeur and Robert (Judy) Johnson of Rock Island, Fourteen grandchildren, Twenty-three great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson. She was a member of St. Mark Catholic Church. Funeral Mass will be 10:00 a.m. Wednesday December 31, 2008 at St. Mark Church. Rev. Joseph Mwinzi officiating. Visitation will be one hour before services at church. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in West Peoria. Memorials to the donor’s choice. Wright & Salmon Mortuary is in charge of arrangements. Tributes and condolences may be submitted to


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