Stella A. Johnson


Stella Agnes Johnson, age 89, Joplin, Mo., passed away on Friday, January 25, 2019, at Joplin Gardens.
Stella was born April 26, 1929 in Afton, Okla., daughter of the late Floyd Kastner and Bertha Seaton Kastner. She worked for Baker Davis Roderique, where she retired after 30 years. She was a member of First United Methodist Church, the Joplin Elk's Lodge, and was a 50-year member, and Past Worthy Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star, Ruth Chaper #177.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers, Lester Kastner, William Kastner and Daniel Kastner.
Survivors include her husband, William West "Bill" Johnson, whom she married February 14, 1990; son, Pete Randall and wife, Patti, of Joplin; stepsons, Bill Johnson and wife, Sarah, of Nashville, Tenn., and Bob Johnson and wife, Nedale, of Carthage, Mo.; nine grandchildren, Dawn Bernard and her husband, Will, Candy Randall, Abby Randall, Carrie Johnson, Talia Triplett, Whitney Baker and husband, Evan, Gwyneth Johnson, Isaak Johnson, Chris Johnson; five great-grandchildren, Caravana, Elise, Aaron, Matthew, Elle and Lydia; three great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, January 30, at 2 p.m., at Parker Mortuary Chapel, with Pastor Marcia Eichler officiating. Interment will follow in Ozark Memorial Park Cemetery with family serving as pallbearers. The family will receive friends at Parker Mortuary on Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m.
Published on January 30, 2019
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2 posts

Marian Fish
Jan 31, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss, Bill. Stella was always a wonderful lady.
Jan 30, 2019
Although I did not know Stella, I know her son Pete and his wife Patti. I send my condolences to you both with love. And I hope for peace for the family in this time of loss.