Edna May Johnston (1916-1999)
|Edna May Johnston Swiss|
|Born:||3 Sep 1916 Cross Village, Michigan|
|Died:||8 Aug 1999 Harbor Springs, Michigan|
|Father:||Robert Roy Johnston|
|Mother:||Mary Elizabeth Sheffield|
Berta I. Johnston
Elmer Franklin Johnston
Robert Earl Johnston
Roy Melvin Johnston
Samuel Edwin Johnston
Irene E. Johnston
Edna May Johnston
Marvin J. Johnston
|Spouse:||Stephen Joseph Swiss|
|Married:||13 Jan 1934 Emmet County, Michigan|
Gerry Lee Swiss
Petoskey News Review, Monday, August 9, 1999:
Edna Swiss, 82, of Harbor Springs, died Aug. 8, 1999.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 10, at Schiller Funeral Home in Harbor Springs. Pastor Edward Warner will officiate.
Edna was born Sept. 3, 1916, in Readmond Township, the daughter of Robert and May (Sheffield) Johnston. She attended Sogonosh School.
She married Stephen Swiss and he preceded her in death.
Mrs. Swiss made her home in the Harbor Springs area all of her life.
She operated a day care center out of her home, caring for many children from her family and her neighbors' families.
She attended Harbor Springs Friendship Center, and enjoyed gardening.
Her joy in life was caring for her children and grandchildren.
Survivors include six children, Raymond and his wife, Pat, of Ishpeming, Gerry and Joanne of Harbor Springs, Leta Gregory and her husband, Hazen, of Traverse City, Carol Fowler of Jacksonville, Fla., Shirley Peckham and her husband, John, of Okemos, and Ellen Morse of Jackson; 11 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; one sister, Irene Hickman, of Petoskey; and one brother, Marvin Johnston, of Petoskey. She was preceded in death by three grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Harbor Springs Friendship Center. Envelopes for memorials will be available at Schiller Funeral Home in Harbor Springs, where friends may call from 10 a.m. until the time of service on Tuesday, Aug. 10.
- Marriage: Emmet County, Michigan, Vital Records Search, Marriages:
- SWISS, STEVE and JOHNSTON, EDNA
- Date of Marriage: 1/13/1934
- Liber: 5
- Folio: 25
- Death: Social Security Death Index:
- Edna SWISS
- Birth Date: 3 Sep 1916
- Death Date: 8 Aug 1999
- Social Security Number: 377-46-4794
- State Where Number Was Issued: Michigan
- Death Residence Zip Code: 49740
- Localities: Harbor Springs, Emmet, Michigan
- Petoskey News Review, 9 Aug 1999, Obituary: Swiss, Edna May Johnston
- Burial: Greenwood Cemetery Index, Petoskey, Michigan:
- Swiss, Edna (Johnston)
- Age: 82
- Born: 9/3/1916
- Died: 8/8/1999
- Burial: 0/0/000
- Cemetery: Unknown
- Burial: Lakeview Cemetery Records, Harbor Springs, Emmet, Michigan
- Name: Swiss, Enda
- Date: Aug 8, 1999
- Sec: M
- Lot: 35
- Gravestone Photo: Find A Grave submitted by Lois Ann