Mary Jo Johnson, age 57, of Escanaba, passed away Wednesday afternoon, October 9, 2013, at the Marquette General Hospital.
Mary Jo was born April 22, 1956, in Escanaba, the daughter of Lawrence and Barbara (Garvey) Johnson. She was raised in Gladstone and attended the Gladstone schools. Throughout her life, Mary Jo was employed, in the dietary department, at Christian Park Health Care Facility in Escanaba. In addition, she volunteered many hours of her time as a foster grandparent at Holy Name School. Mary Jo enjoyed crocheting, walking and spending time with her loving grandchildren. She will be deeply missed.
Son: Dean (Sarah) Godfrey of Gladstone, MI
Brothers: Raymond (Martha) Johnson of Grayslake, IL
Mike Johnson of California
Grandchildren: Kayla, Lindsey, and Lucas Godfrey
Nephew: Ron Ketcham of Gladstone, MI
Niece: Lisa Ketcham of Gladstone, MI
Also surviving are additional nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Mary Jo was preceded in death by her parents, Lawrence and Barbara:
Sister: Sue Ketcham