Loretta C. Johnson, 93

W ells, Vt. – Loretta C. Johnson, age 93, passed away at Rutland Healthcare and Rehabilitation on Friday, June 22, 2012.

Loretta was born in Granville, NY on Oct. 2, 1918, the daughter of the late John and Myrtle (Hatch) Courter.

Loretta was a graduate of Syracuse University with a BA degree and University Library School with a BLS in 1941. She was a member there of Kappa Delta Sorority. She married Lloyd Thure Johnson. He predeceased her in 1973. They had no children. They lived several years in Hartford, Conn., before moving to Granville. While in Hartford, Loretta was a branch librarian in the Hartford Public Library. They later relocated to Wells. Loretta was a member of the Granville Baptist Church where she sang in the choir for many years.

There will be a graveside service on Thursday, June 28, 2012, at the Mettowee Valley Cemetery in Granville with the Rev. Jim Peterson officiating.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Robert M. King Funeral Home, 23 Church St., Granville, NY

Comments

comments

Read more in this week's Sentinel in newsstands now or click here to read right now with our e-edition.

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Classifieds 08/27/15

Washington County Fair in full swing

407624_345593242132090_322483287_n

By Linda Ellingsworth There’s still plenty of time to experience the excitement of the Washington County Fair. A celebration of […]

Coin drops hurt by bridge work

Bridge

By Dan King Those who volunteer their time to serve the people of Whitehall say their coin drop operations have […]

Working together: town, village fixing waterline

DSC_1921

By Dan King For the past week and a half the town and village of Whitehall have been working together […]

Townwide sale next weekend

Lawn sale 006

By Dan King Bargain seekers will converge on Whitehall Labor Day Weekend, as they seek the best deals around. The […]

Three vying for public safety position

By Christina Scanlon Washington County supervisors have narrowed the field to three candidates for county public safety director and will […]

Recycled teens applauded

By Christina Scanlon Nine honorary members of the Mettowee Valley Senior Citizens were honored last week at a luncheon filled […]

County opposes pregnant inmate restraint changes

By Dan King The state Legislature passed a bill in June that limits the use of restraints on pregnant inmates, […]

Granville, Hartford low opt outs; Whitehall average

By Dan King and Christina Scanlon Students at area school districts opted out of Common Core with less frequency than […]

Eighty-one take part in football camp

By Christina Scanlon Summer football camps for students at Granville are nothing new. Over the years, the players have attended […]

Northshire Freepress – 08/21/15

Lakes Region Freepress – 08/21/15