Obituaries » Kathryn E. Johnson
April 8, 1943 - May 12, 2019
Kathryn Esther Johnson, 76, a resident of Fort Myers Beach, FL since 2001, formerly of, Eden Prairie MN, passed away Sunday, May 12, 2019 in Fort Myers, FL. She was born April 8, 1943 in Duluth, MN to Arnold and Esther Elverhoy, now deceased.
She was a graduate of Morgan Park High School in Duluth and attended the University of Minnesota, Duluth before going to work for the Duluth Clinic. She worked from time to time during child rearing years in retail clothing sales and later graduated from travel agency school. She worked briefly in the travel business before joining her husband in Europe for a work assignment. Kathryn was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She taught Sunday School and was always active in children’s athletic support organizations. She loved traveling the world with her husband, family and friends including group bike rides and she was an enthusiastic Twins fan.
She is survived by her beloved husband of over 53 years, Roger Johnson of Fort Myers Beach; three loving children, Mark Johnson of Superior, CO, Pamela Michelucci (Pietro) of Ithaca, NY and Deanna Heck (Joshua) of Southlake, TX; as well as seven grandchildren, Jules, Vivian, Greta, Luca, Eva, Ryley, and Teagan.
Kathryn was preceded in death by her brother, Roger Elverhoy.
A funeral will be held at Chapel By The Sea Presbyterian Church, 100 Chapel St, Fort Myers Beach, FL on June 1, 2019 at 11:00 AM.
In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution to the The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society: https://www.lls.org/ or the charity of your choice.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Fort Myers, is entrusted with final care.