Joan Catherine Johnson, age 87, passed away January 8th at the home of her sister and brother-in-law after a decline in health due to dementia. She was born on April 26, 1933 in Cleveland to Joseph and Anna Ragg (Raginskas) (deceased). Joan had a long career in banking, serving as a teller until her retirement. She enjoyed traveling, crocheting, and was an avid reader. As a Christian, she was a member of the Forest Street Church of Christ in LaGrange, Ohio. Joan formerly made her home in Parma and Oberlin, Ohio and for the past 3.5 years she resided with Paul and Elaine Glover and nephew, Eric Glover.
Joan is survived by her sister Elaine Glover (Paul), brother, Thomas Ragazinskas (Euni, deceased); and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lavern E. Johnson; and sister, Barbara Pontious (Charles, also deceased)
A small private family service will be held and a public memorial service will be scheduled for a later date.
Wyers-Bollinger Funeral Chapel is assisting the family.