Patricia Johnson, 71


Patricia Johnson, 71, of Mt. Olive, died on Sunday, May 1, 2022, at Heritage Health in Litchfield.

No services are planned. Cremation rites have been accorded. Heinz Funeral Home in Carlinville is assisting the family.

Ms. Johnson was born on Feb. 1, 1951, to Henry L. and Betty J. (Jones) Gerdes in Litchfield. She was CNA and worked in several nursing homes and cooked for several restaurants. Ms. Johnson was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Mt. Olive. She loved to sew, read and be with her grandchildren. 

Ms. Johnson is survived by her children, Annie (Jerry) Stagner, John (Tamala) Davis, Deloris (Brad) Partain, and Daniel Willis; 10 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren; siblings, Mike (Kath) Gerdes, Henry (Marilyn) Gerdes, Connie (George) Andrasko and Tina Dever; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; siblings, Robert, David and Janie Kaduk; nephew, Christopher Davis; and granddaughter, Alisha Wallace.

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