Winifred M. (Lowell) Johnson

Winifred M. (Lowell) Johnson, 93 of Greenwich Avenue died Friday, August 31, 2012 at her home. She was the wife of the late Raymond E. Johnson.
  Born in East Providence, she was a daughter of the late Allen T. and Annie M.(Niland) Lowell. She was a lifelong East Providence resident. Mrs. Johnson was a controllers assistant for Sears Roebuck Co. for fifteen years before retiring in 1983. She was a graduate of St. Mary’s Academy, Bay View and served on the board of the Bay View Parents Guild Association. She was also a 1938 graduate of Johnson & Wales.  She was a member of the Silver Spring Golf Club, the Pine Valley Golf Course Womens League, the East Providence Literacy Program and was also a volunteer at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital.  Mrs. Johnson was a communicant of St. Martha’s Church and was a past president of the Rosary & Altar Society.
  She leaves three sons, Allen J;  Douglas S; and Lawrence L;  three grandchildren and five great grandchildren. She was the sister of the late Allen “Bud” Lowell and John H. Lowell.
  Her funeral will be held on Thursday at 9:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in St. Martha’s Church, Pawtucket Avenue. Burial will be in Lakeside Cemetery. Calling hours Wednesday 4-7.