It is with great sadness that Hockey NL announces the passing of the late Florence Johnson.   Flo passed away peacefully in the presence of her devoted family at the Dr. L. A. Miller Centre on August 19, 2018 at the age of 90 years. 


Predeceased by husband Donald Johnson, parents Percy and Jesse Harris, brothers Percy and John, sisters Muriel and Lillian, and mother-in-law Ina MacRobert.  Leaving behind with loving and fond memories are children Peter (Pauline), Michael (Valerie), and Cathy (Dion Kearley); grandchildren Steven, David, Olivia and Matthew; sister Shirley (Eric Mayhew); sister-in-law Barbara (Edward Trefry); and her many nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.  Mother loved her family first and foremost. She was a consummate caregiver and nurturer who did so with a gentle touch and loving heart. She was truly the best mother, grandmother, sister and friend.  The family wishes to thank family physician Dr. Stephen Lee, the medical staff at 4 South B at the Health Science Centre, and 2 South at Dr. L.A Miller Centre, and the many physicians, nursing staff and other healthcare professionals for providing such excellent care and comfort for Mother.


Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Tuesday, August 21 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.  Funeral Mass will be held from St. Pius X Church on Wednesday, August 22 at 9:30 a.m.  Flowers gratefully accepted, or donations may be made to a charity of one’s choice.