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Walker-Eastman-Heydinger Funeral Home
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Norwalk, OH 44857
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Delores G. Johnson, 92, of Mansfield, Ohio, and formerly of Norwalk, Ohio, passed away Tuesday morning, October 6, 2015 in Brookdale Mansfield, Mansfield, Ohio.

She was born January 20, 1923 in Castalia, Ohio, to the late Charles and Amanda (Dawes) Lippert, and lived in Norwalk, Ohio from 1940 to 1997 when she moved to Mansfield, Ohio.

Delores was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church, Norwalk, Ohio, and Firelands Post #2743 Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary. She was an avid Cleveland Indians fan, enjoyed watching boxing, and Dancing with the Stars, on television. Delores was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.

She is survived by her children, Thomas M. (Ellen) Johnson of Mansfield, Ohio, Jim (Gisele) Johnson of Wooster, Ohio, and Janet (Don) Sauvey of Arcadia, Florida. Delores is also survived by her grandchildren, Michael, Erin, Trent, Nicholas, John, Lori, Cherre, Tim, and Tom, and by several great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James H. Johnson in 1999, by her brothers, Elmer, Arvil, and Carl Lippert, and by her sisters, Grace Knauer, and Lillian Castor.

Friends may call on Thursday, October 8, 2015 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in Walker Funeral Home, 98 West Main Street, Norwalk, Ohio. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, October 9, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Mary Catholic Church, 38 West League Street, Norwalk, Ohio. Rev. Anthony Recker will officiate. Interment will be in St. Mary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Catholic Charities, or to St. Vincent DePaul Society, 38 West League Street, Norwalk, Ohio 44857.

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