Ann W. Johnson

Wednesday , September 13, 2017 - 6:00 PM

April 19, 1926 ~ September 9, 2017

Our Loving Mom, Grandma and Sister, Ann Wheelwright Johnson returned to her Heavenly Father on September 9, 2017. Ann was born in Ogden, Utah, to Mabel Ririe and Albert S. Wheelwright on April 19, 1926. She married B. Aldus Johnson on August 26, 1947, in the Salt Lake LDS Temple. Ann graduated from Ogden High School and Utah State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Home Economics.

She was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served in various callings over the years. Her most loved calling was serving many years as an ordinance worker in the Ogden Temple with her beloved husband. Ann loved her family. She used her many talents of handiwork and candy making to bless the lives of her family and friends.

Ann is survived by her four sons: Alan (Dorean) Johnson, Keizer, Oregon; Blaine (Shelly) Johnson, Rock Springs, Wyoming; Lyle Johnson, North Ogden, Utah; and Jay (Jill) Johnson, North Ogden, Utah; her sister, DeNece Checketts of Salt Lake City, Utah; 16 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.

She is preceded in death by her husband of 70 years; her parents; brothers, Don and Jay; and her sister, Jean.

Thanks to Envision Health and Hospice and Chancellor Gardens. A very special thanks to her nurses, Mandi and Shasta, who became her friends.

In lieu of flowers, please make donation to the Perpetual Education Fund of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 16, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Roy 13th Ward, 5127 S. 2400 West, Roy, UT. A viewing will be held at Myers Roy Mortuary, 5865 S. 1900 West, Roy, Friday, September 15, 2017, from 6 to 8 p.m. and prior to the services at the church from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Interment in the Washington Heights Memorial Park.

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