Loretta "Retta" Harrington Johnson entered into eternal rest at her home in LaPlace, LA, on Thursday, October 18, 2007 at 6:25 p.m.
Age 72. A native of New Orleans, LA and a resident of LaPlace, LA for the past 20 years. Her presence will sadly be missed. She leaves to cherish her memory her five children: Cynthia "Cindi" Hughes and husband, John of St. Paul, MN, Walter J. Johnson, Jr. and wife, Penny, Judith "Judi" Hotard and husband Bruce, Robin William Johnson and wife Giselle and Leah Hidalgo and husband, Perry all of St. Charles Parish, LA; one sister, Margaret H. Hoffmann; and 12 grandchidlren: Emily and Sarah Quick, Walter J. Johnson III, Carole Ann, Stacy, Alicia, Robin Jr. and Rebecca Johnson, Katie and Hannah Hotard and Aidan and Ethan Hidalgo. Preceded in death by her parents, William Edward Harrington and Elizabeth Ehrichler Harrington. Visiting was at H.C. Alexander Funeral Home, Thursday, October 25, 2007 from 6 p.m. until 9 p.m. and Friday, October 26, 2007 at Alexander Funeral Home from 8:00 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. with a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church at 10 a.m. Friday, October 26, 2007. A private graveside service will follow at a later date. H.C. Alexander Funeral Home, is in charge of arrangements.