E. Teresa (Laughlin) Johnson of Warwick, died peacefully at Kent Hospital on Friday, June 20, 2014. She was the wife of the late Charles R. O’Connor and John H. Johnson, Jr.
Born in Prince Edward Island, she was a daughter of the late Edward J. Laughlin and Mary F. (McNeill) Laughlin. Mrs. Johnson was employed as an Inspector at Cherry Semi-Conductor for many years until her retirement. She was devoted to her children and grandchildren. A devout Roman Catholic, Mrs. Johnson was a Communicant of St. Clement Church.
She leaves her three loving children: Carol T. Ward and her husband Keith of Wickford, Robert C. O’Connor and his wife, Patricia of North Kingstown, and Brenda C. Gardner and her husband; Gregory of East Greenwich. She was the cherished grandmother of Gregory Gardner of East Greenwich, Katie O’Connor Gaudette of Burrillville, Kelly Ward of Washington, D.C., Erin Gardner of East Greenwich, Hillary O’Connor of North Kingstown, Kiffin Ward of Wickford, Kristin O’Connor of North Kingstown, and Connor Ward of Wickford. She was the sister of Claire Matthews, Edward Laughlin, Anita O’Connor, Alison Laughlin, Urban Laughlin, all of Canada, and the late Errol Laughlin and Helen Mahood.
Funeral Services will be held in Prince Edward Island, Canada. Calling hours in Rhode Island are respectfully omitted. Flowers may be sent to: East Prince Funeral Home, 245 Pope Road, Summerside, PEI, C1N5T4. Arrangements in Rhode Island have been entrusted to The Cranston-Murphy Funeral Home of Wickford. For online messages of condolence, kindly visit www.CranstonMurphy.com