Born: October 15, 1907

Died: March 18, 1989

Married: Clyde Johnson


Chiefly known for: This could be the same Irene Johnson who ran a millinery shop. There was also an Irene Johnson living at 21 James Street in 1948.

Adirondack Daily Enterprise, March 20, 1989

Irene Johnson

SARANAC LAKE - Mrs. Irene Johnson, 81, died Saturday, March 18, 1989, at the General Hospital of Saranac Lake.

She was born Oct. 15, 1907, in Cohoes, the daughter of Odilon and Florida (Lagassee) Fernet.

She was married to Clyde Johnson, who survives, June 27, 1933, in St. Bernard's Church here. She was a lifelong resident of the area, residing recently at 20 Church Street.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two nieces, Phyliss Connor of Arlington, Va., and Odele Calo of Chicago, Ill.

A Mass of Christian burial will be said Wednesday at 11:15 a.m. at St. Bernard's Church. Following cremation, burial will be in St. Bernard's Cemetery in May.

Keough and Son Funeral Home, is in charge of the funeral arrangements. Contributions in Mrs. Johnson's memory may be made to the Saranac Lake Rescue Squad in care of the Keough and Son Funeral Home.