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Johnson, Noretta "Rita" M.
Noretta "Rita" M. Johnson, age 79 of Mineral Point, passed away on Friday, March 22, 2019 at St. Mary's Hospital.
She was born in Chicago, Illinois on September 25, 1939, the daughter of Bernice Iwicki Schmidtke and Clifford Johnson. She spent many years as a Head Start Teacher. After retirement she enjoyed working for Pendarvis. Her hobbies were crocheting and sewing crafts.
She is survived by her four children, Don Johnson of Mineral Point, Ron (Jane) Johnson of North Carolina, Tim (Vicki) Johnson of Mineral Point, and Nori Woodruff of Madison; 16 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brothers - Richard (Ursula) Berger, George (Pam) Berger; and sisters Nancy (Raymond) Frank, and Kathleen (Russell) Buell.
She was preceded in death by her Husband, Don; Son, Tom; Mother, Bernice; Father, Clifford; Brothers Norton Johnson, Peter Berger, Robert Berger, and Granddaughter Alicia.
A private family memorial graveside service will be held at a later date.
Gorgen Funeral Home
310 Ridge St.
Mineral Point, WI