Yvonne C. Johnson, 89, of Edison, passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018.
Born in Belgium, she came to the United States when she got married to Emil, a Merchant Marine, who resided Jersey City. She later moved to Edison, where she resided for 60 years.
Yvonne was an avid reader of science magazines. She loved swimming, painting, gardening, playing bingo and listening to Neil Diamond. Most importantly, she enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She is predeceased by her husband, Emil Johnson (d.2007) and her son, Paul Johnson and her brother Marcel Beeckmans.
Surviving are her daughters, Linda Rossi and her husband Robert of Edison and Cheryl and Paul Johnson of Hillsborough; 5 grandchildren, Graig, Kathy, Christine, Michael and Keri; 13 great grandchildren, Samantha, Thea, Emma, Kate, Danny, Graig , Jamie, Joseph, Julia, Jameson, Nathaly, Damian and Iliana.
A Memorial Visitation will be held on Sunday, December 2, 2018, from 2-6pm with a prayer service at 5pm at Costello-Runyon Funeral Home, 568 Middlesex Ave. (Rt.27) Metuchen (costello-runyon.com).