Elaine Pentz Johnson

elaine johnson

January 7, 1935 ~ March 15, 2024

Born in: Fayette County, PA
Resided in: Arden, NC

Arden- Elaine Pentz Johnson, 89, of Arden, died Friday, March 15, 2024 at Mission Hospital. She was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Elizabeth Pentz Storey as well as her husband, Thomas Edward Johnson, III.

Mrs. Johnson graduated from Warren Wilson College and was a homemaker most of her life. Her favorite hobbies included quilting, painting, gardening, and collecting cookie cutters. A native Pennsylvanian, she loved to root for the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Pittsburgh Pirates. She was interested in genealogy and was very proud of her German, British, and Ashkenazi Jewish background. She loved being a proud Oma to her granddaughter, Laney.

She is survived by a son, Charles Johnson of Winston-Salem and a daughter, Susan Toole (Greg) and their daughter, Laney Toole of Arden.

A private family graveside service will be held at Calvary Episcopal Churchyard in Fletcher.

In lieu of flowers, please perform a kind act for someone in your life or your community. Visit or call a friend or relative you haven’t seen in a while, give a compliment, forgive someone, or make a donation of time or money. Even a small act of kindness can make a substantial difference in someone’s life.

Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian is assisting the family.


Private Graveside Service:

Calvary Episcopal Churchyard
Hendersonville Road
Fletcher, NC 28732

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