Nellie E. Johnson

January 27, 1904 ‒ December 28, 2004

Mount Gilead, Ohio

Nellie E. Johnson, 100, of Marengo, Ohio died Tuesday, December 28, 2004 in the Morrow County Hospital ECF.

She was born in Martel, Ohio on January 27, 1904, the daughter of the late James and Vivian (Benfield) Ettinger. She moved here from Marion County in 1946. A homemaker, she was a dedicated and loving wife, mother and grandmother who enjoyed her flower and vegetable garden. She was a member of the Alum Creek Friends Church.

She is survived by a son Melvin (June) Johnson of Marengo, Ohio; two grandchildren Jeff Johnson of Centerburg, Ohio and Beth Young of Marengo, Ohio; five great grandchildren Robin, Robert, Shauna, Toni and Kaylee; and two great-great grandchildren Gracie and Emma.

Her husband Lenord R. Johnson, whom she married on October 30, 1919, preceded her in death on February 3, 1977.

Pastor James Brantingham will conduct funeral services on Friday, December 31, 2004 at 2 p.m. in the Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Gilead. Friends may call one-hour prior to the services. Burial will follow in Marengo Cemetery. Condolences may be expressed to the family at