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Johnson, Jeanne Adel Vorhees 1919-2012


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Date: 11/16/2017 at 12:06:10

Jeanne Adel Vorhees Johnson

Birth: Jun. 9, 1919 Zearing
Story County Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 12, 2012 Des Moines
Polk County Iowa, USA

Jeanne Johnson (1919 - 2012)

Jeanne Adel (Vorhees) Johnson, 93, passed away September 12, 2012 at Luther Park. A private family service is planned.

Jeanne was born June 9, 1919 in Zearing, Iowa to Arthur and Marie Vorhees. She married Arthur B. Johnson and they made their home in Des Moines, where she spent many years as a homemaker and raised her two sons. She then worked for AAA Travel and as a receptionist for Merrill Lynch.

Jeanne was a member of PEO, the Des Moines Club, the Des Moines Woman's Club, and Wakonda Club. She was active in her church community, first at St. John's Lutheran and then at Redeemer Lutheran Church. Jeanne was an avid volunteer, spending much of her time at her church and the Agape Pregnancy Center. She enjoyed golfing and traveling with her family.

She is survived by her two sons, Dennis (Ann) Johnson and Chris (Katherine) Johnson; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of almost 50 years, Arthur B. Johnson, her parents, and sister, Margaret (Vorhees) Lynn.

Memorials may be made to Inner Visions Health Care, 1355-50th St., Ste. 400, West Des Moines, 50266 and DMARC Food Pantry 3816-36th St., Ste. 202, Des Moines, 50310.

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Spouse: Arthur B Johnson (1914 - 1989)

Burial: Masonic Cemetery Des Moines
Polk County Iowa, USA

Created by: Williams/jacobs
Record added: Sep 14, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97097930 ~ Find A Grave.


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