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Barbara Karen Johnson (Geiger)

March 11, 1944 ~ March 31, 2017 (age 73)
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JOHNSON (GEIGER) -   Barbara K. Johnson, age 73, went to be with her Lord, Friday, March 31, 2017.  She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Velma Geiger; her brothers, Jack and Roger Geiger; and her brother-in-law, Bill Johnson. 

Barbara is survived by her loving husband of 51 years, George “Buck” Johnson; her children, Greg and Wendy Johnson, Kim and Greg Blovits; her grandchildren, Ethan Johnson, Hannah Johnson, Braden Blovits, Ally Blovits; her siblings, Irene and Ed Marks, Ellen and Mike Gilkerson, Joe and Marsha Geiger; her brother-in-law, Lloyd and Betty Johnson; her sister-in-law, JoAnn Johnson; and many loving nieces and nephews. 

Barbara’s calling in life was to teach.  She taught for 31 years at West Elementary in Wyoming, Michigan.  Barb coached the girls’ golf team, groomed young student teachers, led the school musical when the budget was cut, and gave of herself to every student.  She enjoyed gardening, golfing, and driving her Thunderbird. 

A time for relatives and friends to visit with Barbara’s family will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 6, at Cook Funeral Home in Grandville, 4235 Prairie St. SW (West building).  Funeral services will be held 11 a.m.  Friday, April 7, at Grandville United Methodist Church, 3140 Wilson Ave., S.W. 

The family welcomes memories and messages in their guestbook online at www.cookcares.com. 

 Service Information

April 6, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cook - Grandville (West building)
4235 Prairie St., S.W.
Grandville, MI 49418

Funeral Service
April 7, 2017

11:00 AM
Grandville United Methodist Church
3140 Wilson Avenue, SW
Grandville, MI 49418

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