Mona Johnson

Mona Diane Johnson, 76, of Sun Lakes, Arizona passed away May 7, 2020 in Sun Lakes.

Interment will be held July 10, 2020 at Evergreen Hill Cemetery, Staples with Rev. Eric Weber officiating.

Mona was born December 21, 1943 in Crookston to Ernest and Marlys (Marcotte) Weber. Mona grew up in Staples and graduated from Staples High School. She married William E. Johnson on July 4, 1963 at the Sacred Heart Church in Staples. She received her Associates Degree in Nursing from Central Lakes College, Brainerd Campus and also attended the College of St. Scholastica in Duluth for specialized training in psychiatric nursing. She worked as a Psychiatric Nurse for Maricopa County, Phoenix, AZ for nearly three decades.

She is survived by five daughters, Fayth (Darryl) Boso, Tonya Johnson, Cizzarie (Jesse) Schomberg, Natosha (Jimmy) Livengood and Lezlee (Richard) Volk; one brother, Rick (Carol) Weber of Staples; one sister, Rhea (Bruce) Larson, Clitheral; 16 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Ernest (Jay) Weber, Jr. and one sister, Anmarie Weber.

Arrangements are by Wyman Cremation and Burial Chapel, Mesa, AZ, 480-668-2898.

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