Byrl ‘Jean’ Johnson (nee Russell)

Nov. 1, 1929 - Nov. 18, 2007

Byrl "Jean’ Johnson (nee Russell) of Waukesha passed away peacefully Sunday, Nov. 18, 2007, with her family by her side.

She was the loving mother of George Allen (Heather) Russell of Dallas, David (Kerry-Jo) Johnson of Oulu, Daniel (Donna Tronca) Johnson of Palmyra, Debra (Guy) Nauman of Waukesha; Dawn (Mike) Juarez of Waukesha and Jeffrey (Liz) Johnson of Hellenville; loving grandmother of nine, great-grandmother of four, and step-grandmother of one; and sister of Betty (Robert) Ragen and Rollin (Gloria) Russell. She is further survived by her nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 28 at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 W. Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. A cryptside service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 29, at Prairie Home Cemetery, 605 S. Prairie Ave., Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the American Heart Association and American Diabetes Association are appreciated.

The family would like to thank Waukesha Springs for their wonderful care.

Church and Chapel Rudolph-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.