Edna Mae Johnson age 82 of Caledonia, went to be with the Lord, October 3, 2019. She was preceded in death by her little sister, Linda Bivins and her brother Bob Bredeweg. She is survived by her loving husband of 66 years, Owen Johnson, her children, Sherri Johnson, James (Kathy) Johnson, Jack (Celena) Johnson, grandchildren David (Jessica) Johnson, Holly (Sam) Fearnow, Michael Johnson, Joshua Johnson, Jena (Tim) Keckler, AJ Johnson, Caleb Johnson, Nolan (fiancé Kaitlyn) Johnson, Teelamae Johnson and Teaera Johnson; 5 great-grandchildren and sister-in-law Louise Wood. Edna was a wonderful mother and a fun loving grandmother. She always had monster cookies and Root Beer Floats ready for her excited grandchildren. She never forgot a birthday. Birthday family members were always excited to come and see what beautiful, fun cake she would make this time! A caring and giving person, she was always willing to lend a hand. Edna was a dedicated Christian and said that not a day went by that she didn’t pray for her children and grandchildren. She was very creative, she liked to make outfits, mittens and blankets for her grandchildren. She was well known for making Christmas reindeer, which were often requested by her customers when she was a teller at Fifth Third Bank. Edna was an excellent accordion player and pianist, she played for her church for many years. She also played in the accordion band at many venues, including the DeVos Performance Hall. She passed her love of music on to her grandchildren and they performed together at churches for special music. She had a love of Disney and travel and created many memories there with her family and grandchildren. Edna will be dearly missed but the memories created with her will be treasured in all of our hearts forever.
Funeral services will be held 11 am Saturday, October 5, 2019 at the Kubiak-Cook Funeral Home, 312 Main St., Wayland with Pastor Mark Smith officiating. The family will receive relatives and friends one hour prior to the funeral service on Saturday. The family welcomes and memories and messages in their online guest book at www.kubiakcook.com. Memorial contribution may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
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Alzheimer's Association - Greater Michigan Chapter
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