Age 88, of Watkins Glen and formerly Dundee, NY, passed away June 19, 2018.
A memorial service celebrating her life will be held Sunday, July 1st, 2018 at 11:00am at the Good Samaritan Baptist Church, 54 Main Street, Dresden, NY, followed by a reception. Interment will be held Monday, July 2nd at 3:00pm Woodlawn National Cemetery, 1825 Davis St., Elmira, NY.
Lillian was born in Philadelphia, PA on April 15, 1930, the daughter of the late William and Olive McCandless. She spent many years working with her friends in local area Vineyards in the Finger Lakes. She really enjoyed her last few years with her friends in Jefferson Village in Watkins Glen. She taught and shared her sewing skills with her grandchildren. Lillian enjoyed making special family recipes. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was active in her Christian faith studying the Bible and praying for others.
She was predeceased by her parents, several brothers and sisters, and her loving husband, Vincent Johnson. Survivors include three sons, Vincent Jr. (and wife Lynn) Johnson of Canandaigua, David (and wife Jeanne) Johnson of Dundee, and Mark (and wife Lorry) Johnson of Watkins Glen; “brother” Louis McKay; 13 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great-grand-daughter; and many nieces and nephews.
You may express condolences to the family or “Light a Candle of Remembrance” online at www.RoyceChedzoy.com Arrangements by Royce-Chedzoy Funeral Home, Watkins Glen.