In Memory of Susan L. Johnson
1960 - 2015
On September 29, 2015 Susan L. Johnson left this earth to reside in the Lord’s house. She passed away peacefully in her sleep, at her home, after a long illness.
Susan was born in Yakima, WA on December 24, 1960, Christmas Eve, making her a true gift for her parents, Jack and Joanne Volland.
She spent the first part of her life growing up in Naches, WA, later coming to North Bend with her parents and settling in Wilderness Rim. She attended school in North Bend and graduated from Mount Si High School in 1979.
She loved spending time with her family, doing everything possible like fishing, clam digging, going on trips to Mexico and Texas.
She spent 20 years working at Dallas-Mavis/Active USA in Renton, WA.
She was an avid fan of the NHRA and NASCAR racing and also a devoted Seahawks fan.
She is survived by her sons, Michael (Jessica) Sterkel and grandson Luke of North Bend, Christopher Johnson and grandchildren Riley and Reanna Denny of Gleed, WA, sisters Janine Volland and children Shayla Volland and LJ Linton of North Bend, WA, Janet (Jelle) (Volland-Kerr) Beusen of Neu Isenberg, Germany, and daughter Natasha McNelly of North Bend, along with adopted family members John and Stacy Walters, Buddy Francis, Rama Tall and a very special friend Lissa Thacker from Texas.
She is preceded in death by both her paternal and maternal grandparents Walter and Roberta (Dauma) Volland, Charles and Margaret (Zemke) Wade, her parents Jack and Joanne (Wade) Volland, husband Dennis Johnson and sister Jackie Prince.