Juanita Jean “Bonnie” Botzer Johnson

October 15, 1930 ‒ July 17, 2011

Mansfield, Ohio

MANSFIELD: Juanita Jean “Bonnie” Botzer Johnson, age 80, of Mansfield passed away Sunday evening July 17, 2011 in MedCentral Mansfield Hospital of a sudden brain hemorrhage.

She was born October 15, 1930 in Mansfield to Leslie and Ella (Rhodes) Botzer.

Juanita enjoyed spending time with her family. She was always there for them in any way they needed her. She was the glue that held everyone together.

Juanita also enjoyed mowing and weed eating her yard. She found great love for camping just a few years ago. She had a seasonal campsite at Charles Mill Lake. On her corner lot she could talk to everyone who passed and made many friends who adopted her as “Mom” or “Grandma.”

Juanita worked at Dominion and Westinghouse. She also worked at Richland Newhope Industries as a client supervisor until her retirement in 1995.

She is survived by her sons William Eberhardt and Ted (Linda) Eberhardt all of Mansfield, Carl (Barb) Eberhardt of Jeromesville; daughters Dana (Steve) Hobart and Roberta Shults of Mansfield; grandchildren Dawn (Anthony) Eberhardt, Chris (Amber) Eberhardt, Leslie (Baltimore) Luna, Chad Eberhardt, Stacy (Randy) Stallings, Justin Eberhardt, Jeremy (Kayla) Eberhardt, Melia Hobart, Jessica Shults, Cassie Ball, and Natalie Hobart; great grandchildren MacKenzie, Gage, Cameron, Marissa, Parker, Jeremy, Jr., and two on the way: Gabriel and Reagan. She is also survived by two lifelong friends Esther Duckworth and Effie Ream.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by a sister Norma Woodby, a brother Dean Botzer, and her husband Billy Gene Johnson.

Friends may call Wednesday, July 20, 2011 from 5-7 pm in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home where the funeral service will be held at 11 am Thursday. The Rev. Janet Chilcote will officiate. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the family may be made at the funeral home.

Online condolences to the family may be made by visiting:www.snyderfuneralhomes.com