Elsie J. Johnson, 94, formerly of 1114 Lakeview Ave., died Friday, April 5, 2013, in the Lutheran Home and Rehabilitation Center.
A native of Jamestown, she was born Sept. 21, 1918, a daughter of the late Frank and Anna Olson Johnson.
She was a 1935 graduate of Jamestown High School.
Elsie J. Johnson
Prior to her retirement in 1983, she was employed by Lutheran Social Services as an administrative assistant for 15 years.
A lifelong member of First Lutheran Church, she was involved in many church activities over the years.
Surviving are two children: Richard (Susan) John-son of Chandler, Ariz., and Janice (Tony) Rozzi of Freedom, Pa.; three grandchildren: Lori (Tim) Town of Jamestown, Pa-trick (Heather) Rozzi of York, Pa., and Matthew Johnson of Chandler, Ariz.; and three great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, E. David Johnson, whom she married in 1940 and who died Aug. 22, 1984; a son, Stanley Johnson; a daughter, Elaine Johnson; two brothers: Carl and Axel Johnson; and a sister, Lillian Johnson.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Lind Funeral Home. The Rev. Tim Phelps will officiate.
Burial will be in Lake View Cemetery.
Friends will be received for one hour prior to the service Tuesday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Chautauqua County, 20 W. Fairmount Ave., Lakewood, NY 14750.