Patti Sue Johnson


Patti Sue Johnson, Age 69 of Galesburg, Illinois died at 9:38 A.M. on Friday, August 12, 2022 at her home in Galesburg, Illinois.

She was born on February 26, 1953 in London Mills, Illinois the daughter of Kenneth and Florence (Labinski) Bearce. She married Robert E. “Bob” Johnson on August 5, 1971 in Bushnell, Illinois. He preceded her in death on June 10, 1997.

Surviving are her children: Debra (Mick) Grace of Bushnell, Illinois, Michelle Barnes of Effingham, Illinois, and Johnny (Ashley) Johnson of Monmouth, Illinois; Six grandchildren: Zachary (Jodi) Grace of Avon, Illinois, Cassy Taylor of Galesburg, Illinois, Chelsea (Marcus) Gibbs of Galesburg, Illinois, Christopher Barber of Little York, Illinois, Sean Schisler of Charleston, Illinois, and Kamara Staub of Monmouth, Illinois; nine great grandchildren; her siblings: Jo Ulm of London Mills, Illinois, Barbara Gardner of Bloomington, Illinois, Dorothy Wright of Keithsburg, Illinois, Richanda (Kevin) Peters of Cameron, Illinois, Maggie (Don) Hillery of Abingdon, Illinois, Rita (Mike) Hall of Galesburg, Illinois, Roberta Ford of Bushnell, Illinois, Frank “Harvey” (Monica) Bearce of Aledo, Illinois, Richard (Sue) Bearce of Galesburg, Illinois, and John “Keith” (Sharon Bearce of Abingdon, Illinois. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, two grandchildren, and two brothers and two sisters.

She worked for Midwest Plastics in Galesburg, Illinois, the former Admirals in Galesburg, Illinois and then retiring from Dick Blick in Galesburg, Illinois. She enjoyed watching TV and being on the computer.

Cremation Rites will be accorded. There will be no services. Hurd-Hendricks  Funeral Homes & Crematory in Knoxville will be handling her arrangements. On-line condolences and/or expressions of sympathy may be sent through

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