Cathy L. Johnson
Cathy L. Johnson, 61, of Carrollton passed away Monday afternoon, Feb. 1, 2010, at Aultman Hospital in Canton.
Born May 16, 1948, in Canton, she was a daughter of Marjorie Newbold Johnson of Mechanicstown and the late Merle Johnson.
She was a 1966 graduate of Carrollton High School. After graduation, she was married and became an army wife, living in Germany and the United States.
She worked at various jobs, including managing Taco Bell locations in Oklahoma and Colorado.
She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, sister and daughter. Her interests included reading, making crafts and gardening. An outgoing person, Cathy never met a stranger. She was a member of the Salineville Church of Christ.
Along with her mother, she is survived by two daughters, Shelly (David) Bowman of Minerva and Kelley (Mark) Wheeler of Lisbon; four grandchildren, Patrick Finnegin, Ryan Bowman, Ashley and Sarah Bowman; two step grandchildren, Tiffany McGinness and Robin Wheeler; one brother, Thomas Johnson of Guilford Lake; and three sisters, Sandra (Norman) Steele of Salem, Deborah (Patrick) Wright of Kensington and Jennifer (Kevin) Host of Mechanicstown.
She was preceded in death by an infant sister along with her father.
Funeral services will be Friday, Feb. 5 at 11 a.m. in Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home of Carrollton with Rev. Cyle Young officiating. Burial will follow in Mechanicstown Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday evening from 6-8 p.m. in the funeral home. Due to Cathy’s love of animals, the family wishes in lieu of flowers donations be made in Cathy’s name to ASPCA, 520 8th Ave, 7th Floor, New York, NY, 10018.