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Doris Jean Johnson (nee Holloway), age 78 of Mt. Clemens, Michigan and formerly of Lorain, passed away Saturday, December 17, 2022 with her family by her side.


Doris was born June 21, 1944 in Lorain to the late Earl and Lillian (nee McCormick) Holloway.  She was employed by the former St. Joseph Hospital, Lorain where she worked as a laundry aide in the laundry department.  Her most important job was taking care of her family.  She loved to play bingo, camp, and spend time with her children and grandchildren as well as taking care of her beloved pets.


She is survived by her sons Dale Johnson (Carrie) of Mt. Clemens, Michigan, Glenn Johnson (Michelle “Mindy”) Johnson of Lorain, grandchildren; Amanda Dowell (Derek), Katie Johnson, Haileigh Johnson, Kyle Johnson (Michaela), Sarah Johnson, Dylan Johnson, six great grandchildren, brothers Leland Holloway and Robert Holloway, both of Lorain, sisters Elizabeth Dawson (Lloyd) of LaVista, Nebraska, Susan Holloway of Owings Mills, Maryland, and Patricia Holloway of Elyria.


In addition to her parents, Doris was preceded in death by her loving husband of 48 years David L. Johnson, brothers Earl Holloway and Edward Holloway, and sisters Alice Bearer and Earleen Durasin.


Family will receive friends at the Andras Crematory & Funeral Home, 3900 Broadway Avenue, Lorain on Wednesday from 4-7 p.m.  There will be a 7 p.m. funeral service at the funeral home followed by an 11 a.m. graveside service on Thursday at Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst Township.

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