Yvonne “Johnie” Mann, 87, of Merrill, passed away peacefully on May 14, 2017 at Bell Tower Residence, Merrill.
She was born in Waupaca on August 23, 1929 to the late Arnold and Lucille (Smith) Johnson. She married William L. Mann on December 22, 1950. He preceded her in death.
Johnie graduated from Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing in 1950. She was a former member of the Board of Director’s; Bell Tower, Beta Sigma Phi,
Social Topics, Good Samaritan Hospital Auxiliary, and a member of the P.E.O. Chapter AA. She enjoyed caring for all kinds of wildlife, traveling, reading and playing cards.
Johnie is survived by her 5 sons, Rick (Ellen), Greg (Patricia), Todd, Kurt (Jill) and Scott (Karen); 14 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and one brother, Robert (Liz) Johnson.
A funeral service will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at Our Saviours Lutheran Church, 300 Logan Street, Merrill, WI. Visitation will take place from 4:00 p.m. to the hour of services at the church.
The family requests that memorials be made in Johnie’s memory to the Lincoln County Humane Society, T.B. Scott Library or the charity of your choice.
Online condolences may be given at www.brainardfuneral.com