Corny Johnson

October 24, 1931 ~ March 5, 2021 (age 89)


Clarene "Corny" Johnson 89 of Fithian  passed away at 7:51 A.M. Friday March 5, 2021 at Country Health, Giffford.

 Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Saturday March 13, 2021 at St. John Lutheran Church, Royal. Pastor Jay Johnson will officiate. Burial will be in St. John Lutheran Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9:00 A.M.- 11:00 A.M. Saturday at the church.

 Freese Funeral Home 302 E. Grand Ave. is in charge of arrangements.

 Corny was born October 24, 1931 at Collison. The daughter of Carl and Fredia (Loeschen) Hayn. She married Richard "Dick" Johnson on May 29, 1965. He preceded her in death on January 9, 2006.

 She is survived by her daughter Anita "James" Lieb of Fithian . Sister Helen Humphrey of Ogden, Lois Samson of Coppers Cove, TX, JoAnna Lynch of Newman.

 She was preceded in death by her parents and brother Don Hayn.

 Corny worked hard all of her life she owned the Burr Oak Restaurant in Royal from 1978-1994. 

 She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church, Royal. She was a St. Louis Cardinals and Illinois Basketball fan.

 She enjoyed cooking and playing Euchre.

 The family would like to thank Country Health, Gifford and Transitions Hospice for the care they gave.

 Memorials may be made to St. John Lutheran Church or St. John Lutheran Cemetery, Royal

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March 13, 2021

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
St. John Lutheran Church

Funeral Service
March 13, 2021

11:00 AM
St. John Lutheran Church

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