Evelyn V. Johnston, 94, Peshtigo passed away September 8, 2021, at Rennes Health Center East. She was born November 26, 1926, daughter of the late August and Clara (Hipke) Lewitsky. October 21, 1950, Evelyn married Leo D. Johnston at Zion Lutheran Church in Peshtigo and he preceded her in death December 2, 2007. She was a member of Zion Lutheran Church and enjoyed trips to Door County to visit her son, crocheting afghans, gardening, flowers, cats and telling stories.
Evelyn is survived by her son, Steven Johnston of Sturgeon Bay; and many nieces and nephews. Along with her parents and husband, Leo, she was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 3 sisters.
Visitation will be held Monday, September 13, 2021, at Berth & Rosenthal Funeral Home from noon until time of services at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Luke Myslik officiating. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery in Peshtigo.
Evelyn’s family would like to thank the staff at Rennes Health Center-East, Pastor Luke Myslik and Heartland Hospice for all their great care and support.