In Memory of



Obituary for Kathy Johnson

Kathryn Ellen Johnson of Listowel passed away suddenly at home on Sunday, August 20, 2023, in her 65th year. 

Mother of Mathew Schumacher and Michael Schumacher, both of Coaldale, Alberta. Sister of Edie & Carl Cardwell of Kitchener, and Janette Blatchford of Listowel, and sister-in-law of Lorne Cousland of Listowel.  Also survived by several nieces and nephews: Brent Cousland, Nicole Cardwell (Luke Baker), Steve Blatchford (Joy) and Shane Blatchford (Lori Van Loo) and great nieces and nephew: Aden Blatchford, Acacia Baker, Harper and Myla Blatchford

Predeceased by her parents Earl & Shirley (Telfer) Johnson, sister Anna Cousland, brother-in-law Ernest Blatchford, and nephew Roderick Cardwell.

Kathy grew up on a farm east of Listowel and enjoyed living in the country, riding her pony, Trigger, and hanging out with the neighbour girls. She loved animals, especially horses and dogs and owned a few of each over the years. Kathy was a long-time employee of Spinrite Inc. She will be remembered for her sense of humour, joke telling and making friends easily.

A celebration of Kathy’s life will be held at Eaton Funeral Home, Listowel on Thursday, August 31, 2023 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. with words of remembrance at 5:30 p.m. 

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Interment in Fairview Cemetery, Listowel.

Memorial donations to Pride Stables or the Humane Society would be appreciated. 

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