Auburn – Lenora L Johnson, 91 of Auburn died Tuesday July 23, 2019 at her home in Auburn. She was born in Auburn on the family farm on August 6, 1927 to Lester E. and Lazeal (Witt) Boger. She was a 1945 Graduate of Auburn High School and earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Purdue University in 1949. She was a Home Economist for Wayne County in Indiana and worked alongside her husband Don on the family farm her entire life. She was a very active member of the First Christian Church, Disciples of Christ of Auburn. She was Elder Emeritus, having been the first female Elder and also the first female to serve as chairman of the church board. She served the church as a Youth Leader and a member of the CWF. She was a 4H Club Leader for many many years and a member of the Home Demonstration Club. Lenora married Donald D Johnson on October 7, 1950 in the same family farm house she was born in and passed away in and he survives. Also surviving are 2 sons and 2 daughters; Cathie Houze and her husband Dr. Norman of Bloomington, Jeffery Johnson and his wife Tina of Auburn, Lorie Bishop and her husband Cary of Auburn and Kent Johnson and his wife Shelley of Auburn; 9 grandchildren, Daphne (Zach) Kozek, Alyssa (Cole) Loveall, Lyndsey Johnson, Nick (Melissa) Johnson, Weston Johnson, Kate (Levi) Barse, Andrew (Haley) Bishop, Amy (David) Geders and Jena Henson and there are 13 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Luella Brand and a brother Lawrence Boger. Services will be 2 PM Sunday July 28, 2019 at the First Christian Church, Disciples of Christ, 910 North Indiana, Auburn, IN with burial to follow in Woodlawn Cemetery in Auburn. Calling is Saturday from 2 to 4 and 5 to 7 PM at Feller and Clark Funeral Home, 1860 Center Street, Auburn, IN and also 1 hour prior to the service Sunday from 1 to 2 PM at the church. Preferred Memorials can be given in Lenora’s name to the church. To send condolences visit www.fellerandclark.com.
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