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Obituaries

Obituaries

Ruth Mary Johnson 1910 - 2005 Centralia

Services for Ruth Mary Johnson, 95, Centralia, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at United Methodist Church in Vermillion. Burial will be in Vermillion Cemetery.Mrs. Johnson died Thursday, Dec. 22, 2005, at Eastridge Nursing Home in Centralia.She was born Sept. 6, 1910, near Centralia, the daughter of Percy and Mary Quakenbush Dannevik. She graduated from Centralia High School in 1931.Mrs. Johnson and her husband owned and operated Johnson Hatchery for many years. She was a past president of the quilting circle in Vermillion.She married Joseph "Hank" Henry on Oct. 3, 1937, in Highland. He died in 1974.Survivors include a son, Roger Dannevik, Lawrence; a daughter, Janice Minger, Topeka; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at Hayes-Popkess Funeral Home in Centralia.The family suggests memorials to United Methodist Church of Vermillion or Ladies Aid, in care of the funeral home, 801 Fourth St., Centralia 66415.