Judith Lynne Johnson, 76, of Christy Park, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, June 11, 2020. She was born March 5, 1944 in McKeesport and was the daughter of the late Anthony and Norma (Amorose) Santone. She was the wife of the late Raymond James Johnson who passed away March 31, 2016. Judith was a member of Mary, Mother of God Parish- St. Patrick Worship Site and the Friendly Club there. She was also a member of the former Turner's Club in Christy Park. She was a Certified Nurse Assistant at UPMC McKeesport Hospital and retired after 30 years of service.
She had previously worked at the former G.C. Murphy Co. warehouse in Christy Park. She is survived by her son, Anthony Johnson and daughter, Christy Johnson of Christy Park, sister, Rita McCusker of Boston and nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her sister, Lillian Santone. Friends are welcome Sunday, June 14, 2020 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm at the Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Township. (412) 751-5000 Drew J. Gilbert, Director. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, June 15, 2020 at 10 am in Mary, Mother of God Parish- St. Patrick Worship Site. The Rev. Vincent P. Velas, will officiate. Private burial will be in Round Hill Cemetery, Elizabeth Township. Condolences may be made at Gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published June 12, 2020.