Bom-Wrapper

Sister Jeanne Charlotte Johnson

Sister Jeanne Charlotte Johnson

Thursday, March 26th, 1925 - Friday, May 8th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Sister Jeanne Charlotte Johnson, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Sister Jeanne Charlotte Johnson

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Sister Jeanne Charlotte's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Sister Jeanne Charlotte's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.

Obituary

Sister Jeanne Johnson

Sister Jeanne Charlotte Johnson, V.H.M., 95, died in the Holy Family Home of the Little Sisters of the Poor of Philadelphia on Friday, May 8, 2020. Sister Jeanne was born Jean Louise Johnson in Springfield, Missouri, to William Wood and Irene Nora (Everett) Johnson on March 26, 1925. She was a member of the St. Agnes Cathedral Parish and graduated high school from the St. De Chantal Academy at Elfindale in June, 1942. She completed her undergraduate degree in French at Drury College in 1945 and then received a master’s degree from Fordham University.

Sister Jeanne entered the Sisters of the Visitation at Elfindale on September 8, 1946, and was professed on April 22, 1948. She taught English, French and Religion classes and prepared girls for confirmation. After the Academy closed in 1964, she remained involved with the retreat house there and the De Sales Library. In 1978, she and the remaining nuns moved to the Visitation Sisters Retreat House in Federal Way, Washington. That retreat house closed in 1993, and Sister Jeanne transferred to the Visitation Monastery in Philadelphia. For the past five years she has been a resident of Holy Family Home. On April 22, 2018, family and friends gathered with Sister Jeanne to celebrate her 70th anniversary of her profession.

Sister Jeanne is preceded in death by her parents, her brother, William Everett Johnson (and his wife, Mary Virginia), her four sisters, Frances Irene Johnson Carson (and husband, John), Marion Wood Johnson Coughenour (and husband, Kenneth), Josephine Johnson, and Catherine Wood Johnson Muetzel (and husband, Frank), and five beloved nieces. She is survived by many loving nieces and nephews and their families. A Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at a later date at the Monastery of the Visitation, 5820 City Ave., Philadelphia, PA. Interment will follow at the Resurrection Cemetery in Springfield, MO. In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be sent to either Sisters of the Visitation, 5820 City Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19131 or Holy Family Home, 5300 Chester Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19413.
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Sister Jeanne Charlotte

Service Details

  • Interment

    Location
    Resurrection Cemetery
    Address
    4535 W. State Hwy EE
    SPRINGFIELD, MO 65802
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Purchase Flowers

Consider providing a gift of comfort for the family of Sister Jeanne Charlotte Johnson by sending flowers.

Purchase Flowers

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Sister Jeanne Charlotte here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each
Share by: