Aug. 23, 2017
Alice Yvonne Johnson (nee Derby) 79, passed away Aug. 23, 2017, in Trenton, Mich. Devoted wife of Robert Johnson; much loved mother of Karen Rose (Clay), Robert (Christy), and Ann Marie Smith (Kingston); proud grandmother of Kayla, Madeline, Fisher, Joe, Jackson, Gavin, Anna, Ben, Nathan and William. Beloved daughter of the late Mary (Budny) and Joseph Derby; cherished sister of Jim, Bob, Danny, Margie, Mary Ann, Maureen, David, Joe (deceased), Norman (deceased), James (deceased), Bud (deceased), Virgie (deceased), John (deceased), Allen (deceased), Beatrice (deceased) and Madeline Sue (deceased); aunt and great aunt to many. Alice’s positive spirit and strength endeared her to many. She considered herself abundantly blessed to be surrounded by faith, family and friends her entire life. Visitation took place Sunday, Aug. 27, at Weise Funeral Home in Allen Park. A funeral mass took place at St. Joseph’s Church in Trenton.