Mary “Marie” Ferraro Johnson

Published 3:29 pm Monday, August 12, 2019

Mary “Marie” Ferraro Johnson was born on October 16, 1930 in LaPlace, Louisiana was a resident of LaPlace for the past 88 years, passed away at her residence surrounded by family on August 12, 2019.

She is survived by one daughter, Toni J. Flynn (Harold); 2 grandchildren, Matthew J. Flynn and Ellen Flynn Benedetto (Daniel); great-grandson, Peter Joseph Benedetto; and sisters, Frances Montgomery and Jeanette Hymel.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd B. Johnson; infant daughter, Jill Marie; parents, Jennie Pizzolato Ferraro and Mike Ferraro; and sister, Josephine Murray.

Marie was a graduate of Leon Godchaux High School, 1948.  She was a member of LaPlace Jaycee/Jaynes, St. Joan of Arc Catholic Daughters and Ladies Alter Society.  The family would like to express their heartfelt appreciation to St. Catherine’s Hospice and personal care givers, Linda Easter, Rita and Pat for their loving care.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church, 529 W. 5th St., LaPlace, LA on Saturday, August 17, 2019 from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at

12:00 p.m.  Interment in St. John Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, Masses preferred.  Arrangements by Millet-Guidry Funeral Home.  Please share your memories and condolences at