Georgia C. Johnson

August 29th, 1941 - December 15th, 2018

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     Georgia "Mrs. J" (Conway) Johnson, 77, of Erie and Viera, FL, passed away Saturday, December 15, 2018, at UPMC Hamot.

     She was born on August 29, 1941, in Erie, PA, daughter of the late George P. Conway and Audrey (Steinfurth) Conway Hamburger Babo. 

     Georgia graduated from Villa Maria College, Gannon College, and Edinboro University, attaining a master’s degree in English.  She taught English at East High School, Academy High School, and Mercyhurst Prep, where she was also principal and academic dean, and retired as president. She was very active in retirement as a volunteer for Metro Erie Meals on Wheels, Hamot Aid Society, Rolling Readers in Brevard County, Florida, and Take Stock in Children.  She enjoyed Walt Disney World, reading, traveling, playing cards, bingo, and Mahjong.  But most of all, she enjoyed being with her family.

     Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Kevin and Richard Conway.

     She is survived by her dear friend, Cathy Woofter; her daughters, Ann Haibach and husband, Tony, and Mary Siegel and son-in law, Robert Siegel; grandchildren Adam, Jacob, and Sam Haibach, and Paige (Siegel) Siple and Sadie Siegel; and sisters-in-law, Nancy Conway and Micky Conway.

     Friends may call at Brugger Funeral Homes & Crematory, Pine Avenue Branch, 845 East 38th Street on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of a memorial service at the funeral home at Noon, with Rev. John Jacquel, officiating.

     Memorials may be made to Meals on Wheels, 4408 Peach St. #102, Erie, PA 16509.

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