Martha “Mart” F. Johnson, age 93, of Owatonna passed away April 20, 2019, at Park Place. Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:00 AM Thursday, April 25, 2019, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, in Owatonna with burial at Holy Trinity Cemetery, in Litomysl. Friends may greet the family from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM prior to the mass at the church. There will be a parish rosary recited at 9:45 AM.
Martha Schiller was born on December 17, 1925, to parents Frank and Lydia (Rysavy) in Owatonna. Mart married John Johnson on November 24, 1956 at Holy Trinity in Litomysl. She started to work at Jostens in 1945 which would end up being a 35-year career retiring in 1980. Mart was a member of the St. Elizabeth Guild, Sacred Heart Church, and the Mission Society at Litomysl. Her hobbies included playing cards and visiting with family and friends.
Mart is survived by, brother, Frank “Bud” Schiller, Owatonna; sisters, Marianne (Raymond) Busho, Blooming Prairie, Dorry (Jim) Kenney, Owatonna, and many nieces and nephews.
She is preceded in death by her husband; sister, Leona (Gilbert) Pogones, sister-in-law, Rita Schiller.Memorials are preferred to Sacred Heart Church, Owatonna, or Catholic Community Adoration Chapel, Owatonna.