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Myrtle E. Johnson

Obituary for Myrtle E. Johnson

June 16, 1931 - November 17, 2018
Shannondell, Audubon, Pennsylvania | Age 87

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Myrtle E. Johnson, 87, of Shannondell, Audubon PA passed away after a long struggle with Alzheimer's surrounded by her family on November 17, 2018. Born June 16, 1931 to George and Katherine Mayhew of Kinkora, Prince Edward Island, Canada. Married to Allan B. Johnson on October 8, 1954 in Quincy, Mass. Myrtle was a college graduate of Prince of Wales Business College at Charlottetown, PEI.

She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Allan, and children LuAnn Angeli (Mark) of Palm Coast FL, Dwight Johnson (Nancy) of Lebanon PA, Paul Johnson (Desiree) of Plymouth Meeting PA and Sheri Roehm of Binghamton NY, seven grandchildren; Marco, Adam, Kelsey, Paul Jr, Matthew, Katie, Allison, and 1 great-grandson Marcus, three step grandchildren; Tim, Stephanie, and Marisa, and two step great grandchildren; Carly and Jackson.

Myrtle worked for several years at C&D Battery in Plymouth Township. Her last job was a nanny to two boys. She loved to travel and went to Israel and many cruises to many places. Her love of the Lord was her main focus; serving in many churches and singing in the choir for over 15 years. She followed her husband as his job took them to Charleston SC, Cleveland OH, Chicago Heights, and Plymouth Meeting PA. She was a member of the Valley Forge Baptist Temple.

Relatives and friends are invited to Myrtle's Life Celebration at Boyd-Horrox-Givnish of East Norriton, 200 W. Germantown Pike on Tuesday, November 20th from 6-8 pm and again Wednesday, November 21st from 8:30-9:45 am. Myrtle's Funeral Service will begin at 10 am followed by interment at George Washington Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 225 North Michigan Ave., 17th Fl., Chicago, IL 60601.

To share a thought or memory of Myrtle, please visit www.lifecelebration.com, 610-277-7000.

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Boyd-Horrox-Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

200 West Germantown Pike
Norristown, PA 19401
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