Jean E. Johnson, 83

Print Article

Jean E. Johnson, 83, of Wallace, Idaho, passed away February 3, 2019 at the Life Care Center of Coeur dí Alene, Idaho. She was born April 17, 1935 in Wallace; Jean was the daughter of Horton and Mae (Baxter) Ostrander.

Jean has lived in the Silver Valley all of her life. She attended and graduated from the Wallace High School in 1953; Jean had also attended college.

Jean married Robert ďBobĒ Johnson on August 4, 1954 in Wallace. Bob passed away on December 10, 2008.

Jean had first worked at the Rexall Drug Store of Wallace, which her father Horton Ostrander had owned. After her marriage to Bob Johnson, she was a bookkeeper for the family business - Bobís Texaco Station of Wallace. Jean had also served as a bookkeeper for the Wallace Printing. Bob and Jean briefly operated the Y Tavern of Prichard and then later operated the Prichard Tavern for fifteen years, before they both retired.

Jean was a member of the Wallace Elks and the Hayden Eagles. She had also served as a Camp Fire leader.

Jean loved and enjoyed snowmobiling in her younger years, pheasant hunting with her husband Bob, playing cards and reading.

Jean is survived by three children Robie Johnson and Laura of Post Falls, Idaho, Gary Johnson of Houston, Texas and Jae Jean and Mike Achord of Silverton, Idaho; three grandchildren; one nephew Skip and Janet Ostrander; two nieces Kathy Jarvis and Debbie and Bruce Anderson. Jean was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Bob and one brother Jim Ostrander.

Upon Jeanís request no services will be held.

The family suggests that memorials may be made to the Prichard/Murray Volunteer Fire Department, 21109 Coeur dí Alene River Road Wallace, Idaho 83873.

One may sign Jeanís online guest book at www.shoshonefuneralservice.com

SHOSHONE FUNERAL SERVICE & CREMATORY KELLOGG, IDAHO is entrusted with cremation services.

Print Article

Read More Obituaries

Violet May Milliron, 70

April 19, 2019 at 9:04 am | Shoshone News-Press Beloved mother, grandmother, and friend, Violet May Milliron,70, of Kellogg, Idaho passed away on April 18, 2019 at Kootenai Medical Center of Coeur dí Alene, Idaho. She was born October 2, 1948; the...

Comments

Read More

Don Herman Scheel, 65

April 19, 2019 at 8:20 am | Shoshone News-Press Don Herman Scheel, 65, of Silverton, Idaho, passed away August 24, 2018 at St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana, due to a motorcycle accident. He was born February 22, 1953 in Wallace, Idaho; D...

Comments

Read More

Carol Ann Ross, 86

April 18, 2019 at 4:38 pm | Shoshone News-Press Beloved wife, mother and grandmother, Carol Ann Ross, 86, of Osburn, Idaho, passed away April 17, 2019 at the Mountain Valley of Cascadia of Kellogg, Idaho. She was born on December 19, 1932 in Seat...

Comments

Read More

Mike McNamee

April 18, 2019 at 3:30 pm | Shoshone News-Press Mike McNamee departed this world April 16, 2019 surrounded by family. Mike was born January 14, 1963 to Maurice and Alice (Arms) McNamee. Mike was the youngest of 8 children. He grew up realizi...

Comments

Read More

Contact Us

(208) 752-1120
620 E Mullan Ave.
P.O. Box 589
Osburn, Idaho 83849

©2019 Shoshone News Press Terms of Use Privacy Policy
X