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Mary Jean Christine Fabian Johnson 

85, went home to be with the Lord on May 19, 2012. She died peacefully at home, in Fawnskin, Calif., where she lived since 1979.

Mary is survived by her husband of 68 years, Carl "Pete" Johnson; four children, Marian Sorci, Randy Johnson, Roger Johnson and June Joplin; 13 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild.

Mary was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was a gifted and charitable artist, sharing her many talents with friends, family, the church, missions and her community. One of her many quilts, the "Big Bear," is on permanent display at the Discovery Center in Fawnskin.

A Celebration of Life Memorial Service will be held Sunday, June 24, 2012, 3 p.m. at the Bear Valley Community Church, 40946 Big Bear Blvd., Big Bear Lake.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Bear Valley Community Church by the Lake, where Mary was a member for 33 years.

"Big Bear Grizzly" Posted: Tuesday, May 29, 2012 5:21 pm 

Submitted by: Peggy Hooper