October 18, 1951–February 15, 2018
IN LOVING MEMORY
Born Mary LaVonne Johnson, age 66, passed away on February 15th, 2018 at Baxter
Springs, Kansas. Born in Kearney, Nebraska, she was the daughter to Gerald
(Jerry) Johnson and Mary (Schlupe) Johnson.
Maria loved life and enjoyed many things including fishing, reading, painting (she
was very talented) and movies (Scary Movies were her favorite). She was a very
attractive woman whom many people were drawn to (met a lot of interesting people).
She had an amazing personality that touched everyone she came across. Most of all
she lived for her children and grandchildren.
Maria is survived by her sister Sharon Johnson. Her children Jerry (Toni) Pait,
Tammy (Arturo) Gonzalez, Saul (Clarece) Armenta, and Monica Armenta. Her
grandchildren Dylan, Seth, Samuel, Sydney, Samara, Zackary, Cierra, Lexie,
Ashton, Nathan, Falisha, Saul, Blaze, Trenton, Elizabeth, Kylie, Omi, Valentino, and
four great grandchildren. (Does not include the many adopted kids and grandkids
throughout the years).
Maria is preceeded in death by her Father Gerald (Jerry) Johnson, her mother Mary
(Schlupe) Johnson, her Brother Denis Johnson, and her daughter Tonya Marie.
Memorial services will be held at Mulberry Senior Citizens Center, 207 S Military
Avenue, Mulberry, KS 66756, February 26th at 2:00 PM with Family dinner to follow.