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Irene (Lefler) Johnson

March 15, 1925 ~ June 24, 2022 (age 97)

Obituary

Irene Johnson, 97, of Benton passed away Friday afternoon, June 24, 2022 at Manor Court of Carbondale.

She was born in Benton, IL on March 15, 1925 the daughter of Roy & Mary (Runnels) Lefler.

She was married to Wendal L. Johnson and he preceded her in death on February 16, 2011.

Mrs. Johnson was a member of New Hope Baptist Church.

Mrs. Johnson is survived by her:

3 Children:

Sandra Michaelian of Mission Viejo, CA

Mark Johnson of Brazil

Lorrie Gunzel of Harrisburg

7 Grandchildren

11 Great-Grandchildren

Sisters:

JoDean Avery of Mt. Vernon

Colleen Pyron of Benton

Brenda Bruce of Benton

Mrs. Johnson was preceded in death by her Parents, Husband, Daughter-Sheila Jobe, Brother-Clyde Lefler and Sisters- Juanita Phillips & Delphia Kent.

Graveside funeral services will be held on Monday, June 27th at 10:00 A.M. at the Masonic & Odd Fellows Cemetery in Benton with Dr. W. Mark Johnson officiating. Visitation will be after 9:00 A.M. on Monday at the Masonic & Odd Fellows Cemetery.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
June 27, 2022

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Masonic & Odd Fellows Cemetery
12740 Oddfellow Lane
Benton, IL 62812

Graveside Service
Monday
June 27, 2022

10:00 AM
Masonic & Odd Fellows Cemetery
12740 Oddfellow Lane
Benton, IL 62812

Final Resting Place

Masonic & Odd Fellows Cemetery
12740 Oddfellow Lane
Benton, IL 62812

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