Lucy was born March 8, 1949 in Caledonia to Alex and Helen (Twite) St. Mary. She attended St. Mary’s Grade School and graduated from Loretto High School in 1967. She was united in marriage to Richard Johnson on Nov. 18, 1967.
Lucy held various jobs including waitressing and factory work. Her main career was working as a nursing assistant in Caledonia and Spring Grove. She enjoyed doing embroidery, puzzles, reading, and going to the casino with family and friends. She was a member of St. Mary’s Parish, Caledonia.
She is survived by her husband Richard, of Caledonia; 3 children, Michelle (Brian) VanMinsel of Brownsville, Minn., Jeffrey (LeAnn) Johnson of Spring Grove, Minn., and Dennis (Jennifer) Johnson of Houston, Minn.; 7 grandchildren; Kayla (Mitch) Mittelstaedt, Brooke Van Minsel, Danyelle VanMinsel, Alyssa Johnson, Brianna Johnson, Brandon Johnson and Hannah Johnson; 2 sisters, Sylvia (Ronnie) Skifton of Caledonia, and Anita (Larry) Olson of Peterson, Minn. She was preceded in death by her parents, 2 sisters and brothers-in-law, Lorraine and Harold Gilbertson and Janice and Stan Rauk, and a niece and nephew, Teresa and Dale Erickson.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:30 a.m., Tues., April 18, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Caledonia. Father Matt Fasnacht will officiate and burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Caledonia. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Monday, at St. Mary’s Holy Family Hall and also one hour before the service at the church on Tuesday. McCormick Funeral Home, Caledonia is assisting the family and online condolences may be given at mccormickfuneralhome.net.