Marilyn Johnson died Aug. 29. She was 81.

Mrs. Johnson was born Nov. 3, 1930, in Seattle. She was raised in Portland, but lived during high school in Los Angeles. She worked as a secretary at KTTV Studios and married Frank in 1953.

She was preceded in death by her husband; and her brother, George Goode Jr. She is survived by her five children, Laureen Hancock (Michael), Spotsylvania, Va., Edward, Scott, and Karen, all of Anthem, Ariz.; and Curtis, Milwaukie; four grandchildren; sister Carol Barbour (Don), Salem; and nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 5, at St. John the Baptist Church in Milwaukie. Memorial donations can be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.