Martha Jo Johnson

Thursday, May 21, 2020
Martha Jo Johnson

Martha Jo Johnson, 95, of Evergreen, Colo., passed away peacefully on Tuesday May 12, 2020, at Elk Run Assisted Living in Evergreen. Jo was known for her love towards her family and friends, as well as her compassion for life.

She was born in Piggott, Ark., on July 10, 1924, to Jesse and Rachel Edwards and a member of the Fitzgerald family. She is proceeded in death by her husband of 42 years, Sigfred Johnson; and her husband of 19 years Delbert Cox. She was also preceded in death by her son, Daven Cox; and stepsons Charles and Steven Johnson.

She leaves behind her love and memory with a son, Steven Cox (Elaine) of Evergreen, Colo.; stepsons Paul Johnson (Andrea) of Northglenn, Colo. and Zandy Wennerstrom of Centennial, Colo.; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Her love was infectious, and hopefully brought joy to all those who crossed her path. In accordance with the family's wishes, a memorial will be planned for the fall.