Mary Ann Metzger Johnson, 85, of Longview passed away peacefully at home Saturday, May 8th 2021 with family at her side.
Mary Ann was born to Franziskus “Frank” Metzger and Magdalena ”Lena” Metzger (Dauenhauer) on December 17, 1935 in Longview, Wa. She was the youngest of three girls. Mary Ann worked for a local bank before marrying. Mary Ann married her husband Leslie “Ed” Johnson on July 19, 1958 and had three children. She later was actively involved in the local democratic party and a volunteer at CVG elementary school where she volunteered with assessing children’s reading levels. She also held the ultimate job of raising her three children at home and later caring for her grandson.
Mary Ann was a devoted member of St Rose Catholic Church her whole life, volunteered and was involved with the circle group. Her hobbies included reading, baking, cooking for her family and enjoying Seahawk Sunday’s from the team inception. In true Mary Ann fashion, she was always happy to share a story or her thoughts. She was never one to vocalize her love but you never had to guess how she felt, her actions spoke louder than any words ever could.
Mary Ann was proceeded in death by her husband Ed, son Doug and Daughter Lisa, as well as both sisters; Pat and Rose.
She is survived by son Chris Johnson and his wife Joy, their sons Steven and Gabe (Amber). Grandson Jacob and his wife Lissa and first great grand daughter Mia. As well as several nephews, nieces, and cousins.
There will be a public viewing Thursday at Steele Chapel Thursday, May 13th from 11 – 5PM
Services Friday, May 14th include: A rosary at 10:30 am followed by a funeral mass at 11am at St Rose Church.