Marguerite B. Johnson
Marguerite B. Johnson
  • November 4, 1945 - March 13, 2017
  • Oneonta, New York

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Marguerite "Maggie" Baldo Johnson, 71, passed away, surrounded by family, after an extended illness on March 13, 2017.

Maggie was a dedicated mother, wife, and grandmother who cherished her time with friends and family.

After spending many years as a directory assistance operator for Verizon in Oneonta, Maggie retired to enjoy her time with family, gardening, cooking and serving as President of the Ladies of the Elks Club. She was also very involved in organizing many OHS class reunions, and social functions.

Maggie is predeceased by her husband, Gary E. Johnson, and her brother, James Baldo.

She is survived by her son, James V. Johnson, Daughter-in-law Amy Johnson, daughter Rebecca Carrington and son-in-law, Wayne Carrington, four grandchildren, Alexandria Johnson, James Johnson, Jr., Aben Carrington, Andrew Carrington and several nephews, nieces, cousins and many close friends.

Calling hours will take place on Wednesday, March 22, 2017 from 5-7 p.m. at the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, 14 Grand Street, Oneonta.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary's Church, 39 Walnut Street, Oneonta, with Rev. David Mickiewicz, pastor, officiating.

Inurnment will take place in the Spring in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Emmons.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Gary Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund, 96 Chestnut Street, Cooperstown, NY 13326 or online at

Condolences to the family may be made online by visiting our website at

Arrangements are by the Lester R. Grummons Funeral Home, Oneonta.