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Rita R. Johnson

March 8, 1932 ~ November 29, 2023 (age 91) 91 Years Old

Rita Johnson Obituary

Rita R. Johnson, 91, passed away peacefully at Northwestern Medicine in McHenry surrounded by her family.
She was born on March 8, 1932, in E. St. Louis, IL, the daughter of George and Ruth (Harrison) Roberts.
Rita graduated from Crystal Lake Community High School in 1950, then going on to graduate from St. Francis School of Nursing in 1953.  She married Richard G. Johnson on November 21, 1953 at St. Thomas Church in Crystal Lake, IL.
Her passion for sewing and crafts led her to opening her store My Little Room Antiques & Crafts in Crystal Lake, IL.  She was an avid golfer, Chicago Bulls fan, philanthropist and was always hoping for a good pull on the slot machines.
Rita is survived by her children, Rick (Anita) Johnson, Kim (Dan) Ryan; grandchildren, Camie Johnson, Courtney (Brian) Pramann, Megan Ryan, Brie (A.J.) Lohens; great grandchildren, Lily and Ean Pramann; and son-in-law, Greg Bundgard.
She was preceded in death by her husband Richard in 2020; her parents; a daughter, Susan Bundgard; a son, Scott Johnson and grandson Robin Burton.
There will be a private service held for immediate family only.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital at www.stjude.org

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