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Debbora Johnson, 60 - February 20, 2017

Debbora “Deb” Jane Johnson, 60, of Callaway, formerly from Gothenburg, passed away Monday, Feb. 20, 2017, at her home south of Arnold.
Services were conducted Saturday, March 4, at 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Arnold. Inurnment to take place at a later date.
Johnson was born Dec. 19, 1956, at Hot Springs, AR, the first-born child of Miles R. Jacobson and Jane L. (Peterson) Wilkins.
She spent the first 18 years of her life traveling around the United States as a proud military brat. She spent time in Texas, Mississippi and New Mexico, and went to high school in Alaska.
In June of 1975, she married Mark DeJulia. To this union, a son, Christopher Mark, was born.
On April 8, 1983, she met LuVerne “Jr.” L. Johnson. To this union, he brought two daughters, Brenda Lee and LaVerne Louise, from a previous marriage. Together, the couple had a daughter, Lucinda Louise.
The couple were united in marriage on April 6, 1999. They resided at Gothenburg then moved to the Callaway area to help care for her mother.
Johnson was preceded in death by: her father, Miles Jacobson; her grandparents, aunts and uncles; a baby nephew, Matthew.
?Survivors include: her mother, Jane (Peterson) Wilkins; step-father, Noel Wilkins; her husband, Jr. Johnson; step-daughters—Brenda (Robert) Hobbs and LaVerne Johnson; son-in-law, Randy Young; her son, Christopher (Cynthia) DeJulia; daughter, Lucinda (Josh) Herrada; a brother, Richard Jacobson; sisters—Larinda (David) Burgess and Christi (Jacobson) Navejar; grandchildren—Shad Johnson, Shakari Canas, Aaron Hobbs, Amanda Burton, Joshua Hobbs, Dominick DeJulia, Josiah DeJulia, Corey DeJulia, Ryleigh DeJulia, Sophie Gilbert, Bailey Gilbert, Mia Herrada; great-grandchildren—Korbin, Laine, Kamdon, Emma and Dalyla; numerous nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles and cousins.
Memorials are suggested to the Deb Johnson Memorial Fund c/o the family at 41370 Hwy. 40, Callaway, NE 68825.