Joan L. Johnson (Marino)


Joan L. Johnson (Marino) 82, of Warwick died Wednesday November 16th at The Kent Regency Center.  

Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Leo and Rose (Dubuc) Marino, she was a lifelong resident of Warwick. Mrs. Johnson was a Library Aid at the Warwick Public Library for twenty-two years before retiring in 2005. She was an avid reader and a member of the City of Warwick Retiree’s Association. Mrs. Johnson was an enthusiastic baseball fan and was a long-time supporter of the Continental Little League. 

She leaves two sons, Henry A. “Hank” Johnson, Jr. of Cranston and Kevin J. Johnson of Coventry; two sisters, Cynthia J. Holmes of Warwick and Darlene A. Griffin of Cranston. She was the former wife of the late Henry A. “Hank” Johnson, Sr. and sister of the late Marie Lane and Rose Ann Oliver. 

Her funeral will be Monday November 21st at 9 AM from the Frank P. Trainor & Sons Funeral Home, 982 Warwick Avenue, Warwick. Mass of Christian Burial in Saint Kevin Church, 333 Sandy Lane, Warwick at 10 AM. Calling Hours Sunday 2-5 PM. In lieu of flowers donations in her memory to the RI Community Food Bank 200 Niantic Avenue Providence, RI 02907 will be appreciated. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Providence. Condolences please visit