Mrs. Charlotte A. Johnson, 97, of Gaylord, passed away at her home on Thursday, January 30, 2020.

Mrs. Johnson was born in Calumet, MI, on September 29, 1922, the daughter of Bernard and Dora (LaRochelle) Grimmeke.

Charlotte was raised in Calumet and graduated from Sacred Heart High School.  She later moved to the Detroit area and worked several years at Willow Run Bomber Plant and 24 years for General Motors.

She moved to Gaylord in 1984.

Mrs. Johnson was preceded in death by her husband Eric in 1989.  Her siblings Rosalie O’Connor, Bernard Grimmeke, Jeanne Grimmeke, and Marie Owen also preceded her in death.

She is survived by two nephews and three nieces.

In keeping with her wishes, cremation will take place, and burial will be held in the spring at Fairview Cemetery.

Contributions in memory of Charlotte Johnson may be made to the Otsego County Animal Shelter.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Nelson Funeral Home and Cremation Service, PO Box 1548, Gaylord MI 49734.  www.nelsonsfuneralhome.com