Obituary: Anna Johnson
Anna Johnson, 77, of Carmel, died May 3, 2014. She was born Feb. 1, 1937, in Yorktown, Ind., to the late Avon and Hazel Howe Stephenson. She was a 1955 graduate of Yorktown High School. Anna was completely devoted to her family, being the glue that held them together. Anna enjoyed baking cookies for church functions. She was a Cincinnati Reds fan as well as a fan of the Indiana Pacers and Indianapolis Colts. In addition to her parents, Anna was preceded in death by her husband, Eldon Johnson; a son, Donald Keith Johnson; and four brothers, George Stephenson, Harry Stephenson, John Stephenson and Ora Stephenson. Survivors include her son, Rex (Julie) Johnson; a daughter, Karen (Errol) Moore; two granddaughters, Brooke Moore and Ashlee (Donn) Sherwood; a grandson, Brock Sherwood; four siblings, Zelmeda Dearing, Janice Miles, Dale (Ruth) Stephenson and Leah (Bill) Ritchie; and several nieces and nephews. A funeral service was conducted May 8 St. Mark’s United Methodist Church in Carmel. Burial was at Jones Cemetery in Muncie. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5635 W. 96th St., Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278.