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Mary Katherine McBride Johnson, age 86, passed away June 18, 2017. She was born April 9, 1931 to Eugene and Lillian McBride in Fillmore, Utah.

She married Earl Teeples Johnson December 22, 1951. Together they raised four children: Kerry, Clark, Kathy and Cindi. Mary was a homemaker and worked on the farm while Earl was away from home working. She could set syphons to water with the best of them. She loved to go on the school fields trips as a chaperone. Mom taught 4-H to many of the youth in Holden, we benefitted from her cooking, sewing and knitting skills. She served as secretary of the Holden Water Association for many years and served on the town board, mom turned on the ceremonial gas valve when gas came into Holden. Mary was a beautiful quilter and made many quilts for her family.

She is survived by her children: son Clark (Laurie) Johnson, daughters Kathy (Brent) Bryan and Cindi (Chad) Nay. Four grandchildren: Justin (Julianne) Johnson, Brooke (Darren) Haas, Brady (Kelly) Johnson and Camyce (Matt) Huntington. Six great-grandchildren: Logan Johnson, Trisha Johnson, Alayna Haas, Wade Haas, Ainsley Haas and Emily Johnson. Brother: Jack McBride, Sister: Janet Nowell.

Preceeded in death by her husband Earl, son: Kerry, Parents: Gene and Lillian McBride, Siblings: Mack McBride and Barbara Reese.

Services for Mary will be Tuesday June 27, 2017 at 12:00 noon in the Holden Ward church. Viewing will be from 10:00-11:30 at the Holden Ward church. Interment in the Holden Town Cemetery. Online condolence rasmussenmortuary.com