Surrounded by her loving family, Nipper (Violet) Johnson passed away at Fiddick’s Nursing Home, Petrolia, on Friday, November 14th, 2014 at the age of 87. Beloved wife of the late Fred Johnson. Loving mother of Carole Wood and her husband Paul Smith. Cherished grandmother of Jason and his wife Danielle, Kristina and her husband Brad Jones, special grandma to Christine White and great grandmother to Racheal, Emily, Claire, Brooklyn, and Chelsea. Nipper’s family would like to thank the staff at Fiddick’s Nursing Home for their care and compassion that was given to Violet during her time there. At Nipper’s request there will be no visitation or funeral. Cremation has taken place, and a private family interment will take place at a later date. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Canadian Diabetes Association (www.diabetes.ca) or the Sarnia Humane Society (www.sarniahumanesociety.com). Memories, pictures and condolences may be shared online at www.needhamjay.com.