Patricia (Lavelle) Johnson

SUGARLAND, Texas — Patricia (Lavelle) Johnson died July 31. She had been in failing health for several years and passed while hospitalized in Sugarland.

Patty graduated from Salem High School in 1958, and was a secretary at E. W. Bliss in Salem, she married Gary Johnson of Columbiana in 1963. They made their home in Indianapolis, Ind. for 17 years, and then settled in Dallas, Texas,for the past 38 years. Gary preceded her several years ago.

Patty is survived by a daughter, Lisha Vanar of Sugarland; a son, Parker of Dallas; two grandsons, Martin and George Vanar of Sugarland; and sisters Deanne Gabriel of Minneapolis, Minn., and Anne Marie Brusker of Uniontown, Ohio.

Two sisters, Mary Kay Morris and Rosemarie Lavelle, predeceased her.


(Paid obituary)