Visitation was scheduled to be held at Shuda Funeral Chapel in Stevens Point from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday.
Condolences may be offered online at www.shudafuneral.com.
Mrs. Johnson was born Aug. 4, 1955, in Stevens Point, a daughter of the late Ervin and Marie (Heck) Norton.
She was married to Thomas W. Johnson on Feb. 16, 1973, at Peace United Church of Christ in Stevens Point.
The couple moved as her husband was in the U.S. Army, before returning to Stevens Point after the Gulf War. She worked at Copps, Tank N Tummy and the Baymont Hotel over the years. She was also a basset hound breeder.
Survivors include her husband; one son, Jason, Stevens Point; one sister, Barbara (Richard) Garfield, Wisconsin Rapids; two brothers, Eric (Jodi) Norton and Jeff Norton, both of Plover; and one half-brother, Michael Walton.
She was also preceded in death by one half-brother, Steven Walton.