Schmitz Funeral Home Obituary – Norma Jean Johnson, 83, Donnellson


Norma Jean Johnson, 83, of Donnellson, passed away at 2:21 p.m. Thursday, June 8, 2017 at the Fort Madison Community Hospital in Fort Madison, Iowa. 

She was born November 25, 1933 in New Boston, Iowa the daughter of Carl Henry and Goldie B .(Anthony) Schiller. On February 3, 1951 she married John Edward Johnson in Keokuk, Iowa. He preceded her in death on September 27, 2010.
Survivors include one son: Randy Johnson of Donnellson, Iowa; six daughters: Christy (Robert) Agren of Orange Beach, Alabama, Cindy Johnson of Argyle, Iowa, Kathy (Coe) Billman of Fort Madison, Iowa, Wendy (Wendel) Walljasper of Donnellson, Iowa, Gayle (Jim) Edwards of Washington, Iowa and Julie (LeRoy) Pilcher of Donnellson, Iowa; ten grandchildren; twenty four great grandchildren; one brother: Leroy (Clara) Schiller of Tucson, Arizona and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband: John; one son: Douglas Van Johnson; one grandson: Spencer Pilcher and one great grandson: Lane Weldon.
Norma worked at Shellor Globe for thirty five years before retiring. She enjoyed cooking, gardening, her animals (especially her cats), family gatherings, reading (especially Westerns) and raising her family.
Friends may call and meet with the family from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Sunday, June 11, 2017 at the Schmitz Funeral Home in Donnellson, Iowa.
Memorial services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, June 11, 2017 at the Schmitz Funeral Home in Donnellson with Father Dennis Hoffman officiating.
Burial will be at the Charleston Cemetery, rural Charleston, Iowa.
Memorials may be made in her memory to the Donnellson Library or Lee County Hospice.
Online condolences may be made to the family at
The Schmitz Funeral Home of Donnellson is assisting the family with arrangements.



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