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February 9, 1936 August 15, 2019
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MACEL ILENE JOHNSON (nee: Sullivan) 83, of Grafton passed away Thursday August 15, 2019 at O’Neill Healthcare in North Ridgeville following a lengthy illness. She was born February 9, 1936 in Gilmer County, WV. Macel had worked as a painter for Worthington Ball. She enjoyed time with her family, yard work; especially in her flower gardens, quilting, doll collecting, and bowling. Survivors include two sons; Jeff Johnson (Terry) of Grafton, James Johnson (Judy) of Bloomsbury, NJ., additional survivors include nine grandchildren; Dawn, Kris, Cathy, Scott, Raelyn, Danny, Amanda, Connor, Jack, nine great grandchildren, and a brother; James “Fred” Sullivan (Shirley) of Parkersburg, WV. Macel was preceded in death by her loving husband of fifty seven years; Franklin, a daughter Cynthia Page (the late Ken), her parents; Homer and Ethel (nee: Butler) Sullivan, five sisters; Mabel, Millie, Marge, Mary Helen, Marilyn. Family will receive friends 5-7 PM Friday August 23, 2019 at The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home and Cremation Services 38475 Chestnut Ridge Rd. (at State Rt. 57) Elyria (440)322-4626 where funeral services will be at 7:00 PM immediately following visitation. Burial will be private. Memorial contributions in Macel’s memory may be sent to Hospice of Western Reserve 300 E. 185th St. Cleveland, OH 44119 or to the charity of the donor’s choice. Online condolences to the family may be expressed at

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