As of Wednesday, January 15, 2014
Marie E. Johnson, 86, of Sunnyside died on Wednesday, July 24, 2013. Marie is survived by her husband of 66 years, Ray; her sisters, Theo Schmidt of Phoenix, Ariz. and Vera Mahre of Sunnyside; four children, Ron of Yakima, Judy of Spokane Valley, and Lori Sander of Yakima; nine grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Marie was preceded in death by her parents, Carl and Anna Olson; one son, James Johnson; and her siblings, George, Cecelia, Clarence and Della. Viewing and visitation will be held Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013, from 4 to 8 p.m., with recitation of the Holy Rosary at 6 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Sunnyside. Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Sunnyside, with burial to follow at Lower Valley Memorial Gardens in Sunnyside. Smith Funeral Homes Ltd. and Crematory in Sunnyside is in charge of arrangements.