YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Homegoing services will be at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at the F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc., for Mrs. Florence Johnson, 94, Youngstown, who departed this life on Thursday, August 8, 2019 at her residence.
Mrs. Johnson was born July 24, 1925, in Youngstown, a daughter of Pedro Cabrero and Annie Venus.
She was a homemaker, a member of the NAACP, Youngstown Area Urban League and was of the Protestant faith.
She leaves to cherish her memory her children, Moses (Itlean) Mahdee, Elaine (Teddy) Simms, Gregory (Kim) Johnson and Loretta Tutwiler; 27 grandchildren, a host of great and great-great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Moses L. Johnson whom she married November 15, 1941; three sons, Fred, Cortez and Vincent Johnson and siblings, John Williams, Lena Jones and Sophia Long.
The family will receive friends from 12:00 Noon – 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 14 at the F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.
Interment to follow at Tod Homestead Cemetery.
A television tribute will air Monday, August 12 at the following approximate times: 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.