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    Dec 18, 2021, 2:00 PM US/Eastern


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Shelley Phillips

Mary Louise Johnson

March 22, 1960 - December 15, 2021

We created a GatheringUs memorial to celebrate the life of Mary Louise Johnson. Reading and collecting your stories and memories here will offer us great comfort and connection to every one of you who cared so much for Mary. In lieu of flowers, Mary’s family has designated the Presbyterian Church of Upper...  see more

Mary Louise Johnson – March 22, 1960 to December 15, 2021   Mary L. Johnson, 61, of Montclair, NJ and Nantucket, MA passed unexpectedly in her sleep from heart complications on December 15, 2021. She was vigorous and active up until her untimely death. Her funeral service was held on December 18th.   Mary was born on March 22, 1960 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. She moved to Dallas, Texas in sixth grade. She graduated from Southern...  see more
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  • Cyndi Mizzone
    Thinking of all of you especially today…and always. Missing Mary and the enthusiasm and joy and sincere love that were… completely Mary.

    Shelley had encouraged me to share this months ago; it’s an email I sent to Michael and it just sums up the...  more
  • Michael Houston
    The Johnson family has been an integral part of my time at MKA. I have taught and/or advised Sarah, Matt, Will, MH, and Annie, and they all have come to mean so much to me, as has Michael and Mary. I often said that Mary and Michael must have an evil...  more
  • Ann Lutz Jones
    Mary was my first roommate, we shared a bedroom, for at least a decade. We even, at times, drew that imaginary line down the center of our shared bedroom. I threw her stuff and she threw my stuff on our collective sides. We started our first prayer...  more
  • Carolyn Quick
    This sweet memory of Mary was taken when I was living in St Croix, VI and the family came to celebrate New Years and my birthday. I treasure this picture because she looks so happy and relaxed. We spent many wonderful vacations on Nantucket and in New...  more
  • Ann Lutz Jones
    Our grandparents 50th wedding anniversary, not sure of the year. However, Mary is to the left of our grandmother (whom she is named for...Louise)
  • Todd Lutz
    Mary’s service was a wonderful tribute to her and glad we could view it and to hear firsthand the wonderful ways she has touched so many. My strongest memories of Mary are not so current but come from a much earlier time. Mary and her family would...  more
  • Ann Lutz Jones
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  • Ann Lutz Jones
    This is the last picture taken of my parents and my siblings. On my father’s birthday 2013
  • Melissa Jones
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  • Shelley Phillips
    What can I say about my best friend of 32 much! She was the a caring, considerate, always ready to help friend! We all are so much better because we knew her. I am so sad to not have her here with me but at the same time I am so happy that...  more
  • Michael Johnson
    Here are Will Johnson’s brilliant nine elements of his “Recipe for Glue” which he presented beautifully at Mary’s service.

    ●  The following nine rules are Mary Johnson’s fool-proof recipe for glue. 

    1. Practice Love like it’s your...  more
  • Michael Johnson
    These are my comments for Mary’s service on December 18, which were delivered beautifully, with a full heart, by our eldest son Matt:

    I awoke two nights ago from a dream in a pleasant state of mind. Almost at once it hit me – I remembered that I...  more