Ethel E Johns

Ethel Eunice Johns, 94, of Winamac, IN passed away at 4 PM Monday, November 22, 2021 at Pulaski Health Care Center in Winamac.  She was born on September 19, 1927 in Edgerton, WI to the late Frank and Hilda Locke Banker.  On June 17, 1948 Ethel married Charles Pearl Johns. Charles died on March 20, 1985.

Ethel was a homemaker. She had also worked at Harris Garment Factory in Winamac and had been a housekeeper. Ethel was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church and attended Crocker Bible Church in Crocker, IN.

Ethel enjoyed Gospel singing, crocheting and crossword and picture puzzles. She also enjoyed spending time with her  friends and family especially her grandchildren.


She is survived by:

Donna (Kenny) Dorn,  Waterloo, WI  Daughter

Dianna Tiede, Beaver Dam, WI  Daughter

Charles Gary (Tammy) Johns, Chesterton, IN

8 Grandchildren

16 Great Grandchildren

5 Great Great Grandchildren

Hilda Witt, Edgerton, WI  Sister


Preceded in death by:

Frank and Hilda Locke Banker, Parents

Charles Pearl Johns, Husband

Sharon Johns, Daughter

Donald Tiede, Son-in-law

1 Sister

3 Brothers



Visitation will be from  11 AM-4 PM EST Saturday. December 4, 2021 at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.                                               

Funeral Services will be held at 4 PM EST Saturday, December 4. 2021  at Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN with Pastor Howard  Seel officiating.

Burial will take place at Winamac Cemetery in Winamac, IN.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the funeral home to help with final expenses.

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Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac, IN.