Shirley L. Johnson, 82, of Sheffield, unexpectedly passed into the next life at 7:10pm, Saturday, No-vember 30, 2013 in Warren General Hospital. She was born May 20, 1931 in Marienville to the late Nor-man and Mabel Nichols Cunningham.
A lifelong area resident, Shirley was a former Eastern Star, attended Bethany Lutheran Church, and was employed at War-ren General Hospital retir-ing after 30 years service. She was a wonderful baker and cook; enjoyed knit-ting, canning, and garden-ing, but her absolute favor-ite thing to do was go for a ride “heat on, window down”.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Jesse W. Johnson, whom she mar-ried in Jamestown, NY, Au-gust 18, 1951; two daughters, Nanett Martinez with husband Joe, Mar-tinez, GA and Pamela John-son, Sheffield; one son, Mark Johnson with wife Sarah, Glenwood, NY; three grandchildren, Paul Mar-tinez, Bianca Martinez, and Hannah Johnson; and three great grandchildren, Ariana Florence, Mary Martinez, and Eli Florence.
Friends may call at the funeral home from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, Dec. 2.
Funeral and committal services will be held at 12:00 noon, Tuesday, De-cember 3, 2013 in Borden-Lloyd Funeral Home with Reverend Marcus Briggs, chaiplan, Warren General Hospital officiating. Burial will fol-low in Sheffield Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Sheffield VFW or Sheffield VFD.