Anne M. Johnson
Anne M. Johnson
  • February 11, 1932 - March 27, 2017
  • Glendale, Arizona

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Anne M Johnson passed peacefully, with family at her side, on March 27, 2017. Born in NYC, 3rd of 5 children. She is survived by her sister, Paddy Kuehnlenz of Silver City, N.M., and her children Patricia Muir-Reilly of Sacramento, CA,.Margaret Brooks of Sierra Vista, AZ, and John Gard of Cold Springs, MN. She is also survived by her nieces Leigh Vincent of Norman, OK., Lynn Grandy of Gilbert, AZ., Jeanne Fournet of Youngsville, LA, and nephew John Kuehnlenz of Silver City,NM. She is additionally survived by numerous "greats" and "grands" via Leslie Gard Renfrow, Devin Gard, Jacob Johnson, and Kayden Renfrow; Meredith Gard Pidlyphak, Jenna, Brooklyn, Emma, Connor; and Chris Gard, Madison; also the Major's clan, Tom, Kathy, Jennifer, Adam, Sarah and Penny; and the Stump clan, Rose, Len, Leonard, Cindy, Debbie, Anne-Marie and Michael.

She began working for Ma Bell and retired out after many full years of service. She was a tireless champion for the deaf, and utilized the Pioneers to help those in need. She had the opportunity to play professional softball when much younger; she loved the sport of baseball and went from Yankees fan to the Diamondbacks! She supported the Special Olympics and Team USA. After retiring, she became a notary and tax preparer.

Mama involved herself with just about everyone she met, receiving as well as giving the many blessings in life. Her faith carried her through the severe illnesses towards the end. Her passing was too sudden, always too soon, and she will be sorely missed.

Memorial is May 13, 2017 11-6pm
6617 West Reade Ave
Glendale, AZ 85301

Come celebrate her life!