Joanne Snodgrass-Johnson

Posted Online: Jan. 29, 2013, 6:34 pm
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Joanne "Josie" Snodgrass-Johnson, 84, of Resthave, Morrison, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at home.
Memorial services are 10:30 a.m. Friday at St. Anne's Episcopal, Morrison. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Bosma-Renkes, Morrison. Burial is at St. Anne's Memory Garden, Morrison.
She married Robert Snodgrass in 1948. She married Harry Johnson in 1989.
Surviving are her husband; children, Beth Rice, Nina Rumfelt, Robert Snodgrass and Susan Miller; stepchildren, Erica Hostetler and Eric Johnson; numerous grandchildren; and two siblings.


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