Marion Spyrison Johnson
03/27/2013 12:00 AM
03/27/2013 12:08 AM
Marion Spyrison Johnson, 98, of Cary, formerly of the Chicago, IL area, died March 21, 2013 at Woodland Terrace Retirement Community in Cary, NC.
Marion was born March 16, 1915 in Pittsburgh, PA to the late Joseph and Cora Jevne Akin. She was a graduate of Beloit College and was a member of the Kappa Delta sorority.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Thomas Nicholas Spyrison; and second husband, Maxwell Johnson.
Marion is survived by her sons, Paul T. Spyrison and his wife, Debbie; Richard C. Spyrison and his wife, Josephine both of Cary; and Joseph A. Spyrison and his wife, Bonnie of Burlington, WV; four grandchildren; and seven great grandchildren.
A private graveside service will be held at a later date at Mount Emblem Cemetery in Elmhurst, IL.
Memorials may be made to the Wake County Animal Shelter, 820 Beacon Lake Dr Raleigh, NC 27610; or Cary EMS; 107 Medcon Ct in Cary, NC 27511.
Condolences may be sent to www.BrownWynneCary.com
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