Janet C. Johnson

Jan. 7, 1933 - Oct. 25, 2021

Janet C. Johnson, 88, of Greenwood, went to be with the Lord Monday at Epworth Manor, Tyrone. She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Alton G. and Ida M. (Gildlesberger) Wilt. She married Carl A. Johnson Sr. on Sept. 21, 1952, in Greenwood. He preceded her in death on Jan. 2, 1996.

Surviving are a son, Carl A. Johnson Jr., of Altoona; a daughter, Vicki Hockenberry and husband, Charles of Dysart; five grandchildren: Charles Hockenberry, Phebe Bittner and husband, Christopher, Jacob Hockenberry and wife, Natalie, Carl Johnson, and Erik Johnson and his wife, Sarah; three great-grandchildren: Kali Hockenberry, Zane Hockenberry and Caleb Bittner; and one brother, Martin Wilt. She was preceded in death by her grandson, Ryan Johnson; a sister, Lois Miller; and daughter-in-law, Victoria L. Johnson.

She was an active member of Greenwood United Methodist Church.

Janet retired from Bell Telephone as a customer service representative in 1988 after 38 years of service.

She was a graduate of Altoona High School and was involved with the Telephone Pioneers, and enjoyed the old Raystown and the new. She also loved watching Penn State sports.

Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until the noon funeral service on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2021, at Greenwood United Methodist Church, 1505 E. Walnut Ave., Altoona, with Pastor Duane Coy officiating. Interment will be at Blair Memorial Park.

Arrangements are by Mauk & Yates Funeral Home Inc.