Helen Johnson departed from this life on Nov. 21, 2019. She was 85.
Helen was a resident of Stites from 1977 to 2005 and then went to reside with her husband and son in Arlington, Wash. for the rest of her life.
In 1951, she married the love of her life, Thomas Earl Johnson. During their 67-year marriage they had three sons together, Terry, David and Danny.
Helen traveled with and supported her husband, Tom who was an Air Traffic Controller for the U.S. Army and worked for the Clearwater Forest Industries Mill.
Helen worked at the Clearwater Forest Industries Mill in Kooskia for several years before retiring in the 1980s.
She is survived by her sons Terry Johnson and David Johnson, nine grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.
Helen will be forever cherished by her extended family and dear friends.
A celebration of Helen’s life was held with visitation at her home in Arlington during the week of Nov. 22 and a graveside service on Nov. 26 at Bow Cemetery in Bow, Wash.