Barbara ‘Barb’ Johnson
Barb Johnson of Waukesha passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2016, at the age of 86 years. She was born in Milwaukee, the daughter of Henry and Helen Hoegger.
Barb married the love of her life, Wayne L. Johnson, on June 18, 1949. She was a teacher at Whitnall High School in Greenfield, and obtained her master’s degree from Marquette University. Barb was a member of St. William Catholic Church. Most of all, she enjoyed spending time with family and friends.
Barb will be sadly missed by her husband, Wayne, of 66 years; children, Stephen (Alice) Johnson and Mark (Debbie) Johnson; grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is further survived by sister Jeanne Horan, brother-in-law Gene Huffman, other relatives and friends.
Barb was preceded in death daughter Patricia Jens, sister Mary Katherine Huffman and brother-in-law Ray Horan.
A visitation for Barb will be held on Saturday, January 9, from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the 11:30 a.m. memorial service at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. Burial will take place privately at a later date.
Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 262-542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.