Elaine Dorthea Johnson of Fairbury, loving wife to Vernon B. Johnson for 72 years, passed away on Monday, Dec. 23 at the Heritage of Fairbury.
She is survived by her husband Vernon; son, Gene and wife, Jackie of Beatrice; son, Jerry and wife, Deb of Omaha; and daughter, Jody of David City, Neb.; grandson, Justin Johnson and wife, Maggie and great-grandchildren, David and Nell of Hebron; grandson, Jarod Johnson and wife, Kate of Chicago, Ill.; grandson, Nate Johnson of Chicago, Ill.; granddaughter, Carrie and husband, Dave Bushnell of Seattle, Wash.; grandson, Brice Volker and wife, Emily of Auburn, Neb.; granddaughter, Stephanie Estes and husband, Gabriel; and great-grandchildren, Jeromy, Jacob and Genesis of Manhattan, Kan., Colin Volker and special friend, Courtney Metcalf of Lincoln.
Services will be held at the First Christian Church of Fairbury on Friday, Dec. 27, 2013 at 10:30 a.m., with Pastor Gail Cross officiating.