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Lois E. "Jean" Johnson, 91, of Grove City for the past 19 years, formerly of Plain Grove, passed away on Monday, Dec. 18, 2017 in Grove Manor. 
She was born in Plain Grove of the family homestead on April 26, 1926, to Theodore S. and Pearl E. (McLane) Minor. 
Jean married John A Johnson Jr. on Oct. 6, 1945. He preceded her in death in January 1992.
Jean was a graduate of Plain Grove High School in 1944. She was a longtime member of Plain Grove Presbyterian Church and attended East Main Presbyterian Church while living in Grove City in her later years.
She was a homemaker and she retired from Slippery Rock University in 1978 where she worked in food service in North Hall.
She is survived by three children, Doris Brown and husband, Tim, of Tucson, Ariz., Margaret "Peggy" Smith and husband, Jack, of Jamestown, and Keith Johnson of Grove City; seven grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a sister, Evaline Hillmar and her husband, Glenn, of Tucson, Ariz. 
Lois was preceded in death by her parents, husband and a sister, Avanell Burns.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Plain Grove Presbyterian Church or East Main Presbyterian Church.

Lois E. "Jean," 91, of Grove City, formerly of Plain Grove.
Calling hours: 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday (12-21-17) in CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME INC., 306 Bessemer Ave., Grove City, and 10 to 10:45 a.m. Friday (12-22-17) in the Welcome Center of East Main Presbyterian Church, 120 E. Main St., Grove City.
Service: Funeral at 11 a.m. Friday (12-22-17) in the church.
Burial: South Plain Grove Cemetery.
Published on December 19, 2017
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