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Mary Ruth (Sosebee) Johnson

December 28, 1924 ~ May 12, 2019 (age 94)

PORTAGE LAKES---Mary Ruth Johnson, 94, passed into Jesus’s arms on Sunday, May 12, 2019. She was born on December 28, 1924, the daughter of the late Ada Joyce and William Sosebee. She was a member of the Eastern Star for over 50 years. Mary retired from Seiberling Tire and Rubber Company and loved her family, the Cleveland Indians and playing cards. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 53 years, Ralph Johnson; sister Edna Kaisk; and brother Bill Sosebee. Mary is survived by her son Randy Johnson (Becky); daughter Cathy (Lewis) Todd; grandchildren Randy Johnson, Jodi (Jason) Himes, Kevin (Michelle) Todd and Lindsay Todd Maumus; six great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; brother George (Mary) Sosebee; and sister Sandie (Charlie) Henthorne. Mary’s Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 16, 2019 at the SILVA-HOSTETLER FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Wooster Rd. West, Barberton. Dr. Tim Walton officiating. Interment at Greenlawn Memorial Park. Calling Hours Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until the service time. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to CRU (Campus Crusade for Christ) Acct. #0109964, P.O. Box 628222, Orlando, FL 32862.

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