Mary Jo, nee Junger, Johnson, 64, of Sparta, IL; born on November 30, 1954 in Red Bud, IL; passed away on Saturday, August 10, 2019 at her home.
Mary worked in quality control at Spartan Light and Metal. She was a member of the Sparta VFW and Sparta Eagles. Mary loved the ocean and collecting lighthouses and seashells. Her favorite holiday was Halloween and she looked forward to it every year.
She was preceded in death by her parents – Charles and Dolores, nee Swetz, Junger.
She is survived by her son – Robert Johnson of Norfolk, VA. Her sisters – Jeanette Mathis of Ellis Grove, IL; Diane Wiley of Sparta, IL; Marcy Owen of Willisville, IL; Chub Cole of Baldwin, IL. Nieces and Nephews – Helena Wilson; Joey Cole; Jenny Cole; John Wiley; Charles Mathis; Christopher Bratton. She is also survived by great nieces and nephews and her dear friend – Patti Watson.
Memorials may be made to Wounded Warriors or the Purple Heart Foundation
Condolences to the family may be expressed at www.heilschuessler.com.
A celebration of Mary’s life will be held at the Sparta Eagles on Sunday, August 18, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
Heil-Schuessler & Sinn Funeral Home in Sparta, IL is in charge of arrangements