Cathryn Anna Johnson, of Midland, Michigan, passed away on Wednesday, December 30, 2020, at the age of 81.
Cathryn was born to parents Albert & Aileen Hockaday on November 10, 1939 in Flint, Michigan. In 1961, she married her High School sweetheart, Leroy Johnson. Cathryn retired from Dow Chemical Company in 1997. After retirement, quilting became her passion. Cathryn was a loving Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother and Friend.
Cathryn was a member of her church and active volunteer in support of the Church mission.
Cathryn is survived by her loving husband Leroy, her sons Randy and his wife Dawn; Darrin and his wife Janet; her daughter Dawn Johnson; her grandchildren, Trish Ross, Nicole (Greg) Armstrong, Shelby Johnson, Garret Johnson and her Great-Grandchildren, Ryenn Ross, Addisyn Ross and Melody Rose Armstrong. In addition, a brother, Bob Hockaday, a sister, Marion Archer, and in-laws Barb Ellsworth (Joe) Kiepiec and Cal (Chris) Johnson. She is also survived by many beloved nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by; her brother and sister-in-law Dick and Barbara Hockaday; brother-in-law Jim Archer, sister-in-law Judy Hockaday, brother-in-law Lee Ellsworth, sister and brother-in-law Bev and John Foster and nephew Dennis Hockaday.
A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, January 6, 2020 at 11am at Smith Miner Funeral Home with Jeff Tefft officiating. Friends of the family many visit at the funeral home from 10am until time of service.
Friends may consider a contribution to the Alzheimer’s Association or charity of their choice.
Smith-Miner Funeral Home is honored to be serving the Johnson family; to share a special memory please visit www.smithminer.com.