Patricia Drake Johnson

  • Born: June 25, 1925
  • Died: March 26, 2014
  • Location: Springfield, Missouri

Johnson County Funeral Chapel and Cemetery

11200 Metcalf Avenue
Overland Park, KS 66210

Tel. (913) 451-1860

Tribute & Message From The Family

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Patricia Drake Johnson (known as "Mimi" to her family) with peace and grace on March 26, 2014 in Springfield, Missouri.

Patricia was born in Aurora, Missouri, and raised in Overland Park, Kansas, where she attended school, graduating from Shawnee Mission North.
She married George Johnson, who preceded her in death in 1996.

She lived in Ottawa, Kansas, El Paso, Texas, Columbia, Missouri, and Tacoma, Washington before moving to Springfield in 1998.

She had a long career in retail sales to include Swanson's and Hall's on the Country Club Plaza, Tony Lama Boots, Beto Junction in Lebo, Kansas, and TJ Max finally retiring in 1997.

She is survived by her beloved family to include her daughter, Melanie Schattauer and husband Fred of Olathe, Kansas; granddaughter, Alison Lock and her husband Jeremy; two great grandsons, Joseph and James Lock of Overland Park, Kansas; sister Pamela Roe of Lawrence, Kansas and many nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her two sons, Scott and Greg.

Her final years were spent with many friends and acquaintances at Mercy Villa in Springfield, Missouri for which the family will always be grateful for their loving and skillful care.

Family will receive friends on Tuesday, April 1, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at D.W. Newcomer's Sons Johnson County Chapel, 11200 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66210. A graveside service will follow at 12:30 p.m. at Johnson County Memorial Gardens.

Condolence & Memory Journal

Melanie and family - I am so sorry to hear of your mom's passing. She was a wonderful woman and I have fond memories of her beaming smile and kind words. She will be missed. I will pray for peace and comfort for you all.

~ Brooke

Posted by Brooke Cannon Poindexter - Overland Park, KS - relative   April 01, 2014


Please accept my deepest sympathies on the passing of your mother. I know you will miss her terribly.

I will keep you and your family in our prayers.

Andy Burg

Posted by Andrew Burg - Olathe, KS   April 01, 2014

Melanie - I want to express my sympathy in loss of your mother. I know you will miss all those special moments you shared. She has left you with many wonderful memories that will give you comfort.

May the support of your friends comfort you in these days.

Stacie Durkin and family

Posted by Stacie Durkin - Kansas City, MO - Friend of the family   March 30, 2014