- March 6, 1954 - July 30, 2013
- Hilton Head Island, South Carolina
of Patricia's Passing
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Patricia Anne Johnson, 59, of Hilton Head Island, SC passed away on Tuesday, July 30, 2013 at home with her husband and cherished friends by her side. Pati was born March 6, 1954 in New Brunswick, NJ, grew up in Milltown, graduated New Brunswick HS and attended Rutgers/Douglass College before marrying David W. Johnson in 1973. For the next 25 years they teamed together to manage Van Doren Johnson Co., their family electrical supply business in North Brunswick, NJ. After moving to SC in 1999, she enjoyed positions with Regions Bank and Golf Island while passionately supporting Rally for the Cure, Palmetto Hall Women's Club and P-H Ladies Golf Association. She is survived by her husband, David; brother, Ken Christian and sister, Kathy Shanabrook, sister-in-law Betty Lou Heffernan, all of Milltown, NJ and a troop of adored nieces and nephews. A Celebration of Life will be held at Palmetto Hall Club from 2:30-4:30 Sun. Aug. 4 on Hilton Head Island. On Sat. Aug 10 at 10am, a Memorial Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Lourdes Church in Milltown, NJ. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Hospice Care of the Lowcountry, PO Box 3827, Bluffton, SC 29910. The Island Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements. www.theislandfuneralhome.com.