Dorothy Ann Johnson

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  • "To Jerry and all of Dottie's family.... Art and I will be..."
    - Margaret and Art Angell
  • "You are resting now in Peace, Dottie. Connie and Bud Dawson"
  • "So sorry for your loss Jerry."
    - George Miller
  • "We will miss Dottie. Jim & Judi Malinowski"
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February 10, 1939 ~ March 11, 2011

Dorothy Ann Johnson, 72, of Amboy, WA, passed away on March 11, 2011 from medical complications. She was born in Murphy, NC to John Leslie and Willabelle (Mabry) Rich on Feb. 10, 1939. She lived in Murphy for 13 years before moving to Amboy, WA.
Later, Dorothy traveled with her husband, Jerry, for 10 of his 14 years with the U. S. Marine corps service. This included three years living in Hawaii. She then lived the remainder of her life in Amboy.
Dorothy enjoyed cooking for the U. S. Forest Service at the Spirit Lake work center and also cooking at Jack's Sporting Goods for 10 years. During that time she and her husband owned and operated the Amboy Trailer Court and she will be remembered as a Charter Member for the North County Museum.
Dorothy is survived by her husband of 53 years, Jerry; children, Gay Alcalde-Llanes, Chris Johnson and Leilani Waldal, all of Amboy, and Kurt of Yacolt, WA; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her father (1951); and mother (2009).
A Celebration of Life will be held at the Amboy Grange Hall, 40107 NE 221st Ave. on March 20, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. with a potluck following. A graveside service will be on March 27, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. with the burial at the Venersborg Cemetery, Venersborg, WA.
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Published in The Columbian on Mar. 16, 2011
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