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ETHEL JEAN JOHNSON (published on April 10, 2010)

ETHEL JEAN JOHNSON (nee BUTCHART) February 17, 1909 - April 4, 2010 Jean Johnson of Winnipeg passed away peacefully at the Victoria Hospital on Sunday, April 4, 2010. Jean was born in Rapid City, MB on February 17, 1909. In her younger years she lived in Hamilton, ON returning to Winnipeg some years later. It is there that she met and married Mel Johnson on May 15, 1937. Jean is survived by her three children: Margaret Hughes of Calgary, Karen (Chuck) Surgeoner and Paul (Joelle) Johnson, all of Winnipeg as well as six grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, and friend Edna Ferguson. Jean was predeceased by her husband Mel in 1983, her three sisters, Nora, Edith and Mary, brother Bob and son-in-law Gary Hughes. Jean lived a full and active life and enjoyed golfing and bowling in her younger years. She also enjoyed playing cards, especially bridge. Jean was an active member of Norwood United Church for many years. Jean enjoyed her years of living at the Waverley and made many friends there. She was especially thrilled to have them celebrate the occasion of her 100th birthday with her. At Jean's request, no formal service will be held, but a private service will be held at a later date. Flowers are gratefully declined. NEIL BARDAL INC. (204) 949 - 2200

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