Mr., Mrs. Johnson observe 50th anniversary


Elaine Marie (Bussom) and Lou Johnson, of Williamsport, observed their 50th wedding anniversary June 24, 2017.

They were married at St. Boniface Roman Catholic Church.

Mrs. Johnson, a native of Jersey Shore, is the daughter of Catherine Bussom, of Williamsport, and the late William C. Bussom. She graduated from St. Mary’s High School in 1961; Lycoming College in 1965; and Divine Providence Hospital School of Medical Technology in 1966. She is retired from Susquehanna Health System after 50 years of service as a lab technologist at Williamsport Regional Medical Center and Divine Providence Hospital.

Mr. Johnson, a native of Williamsport, is the son of the late Evelyn and Lewis Johnson. He graduated from Williamsport Area High School in 1963 and from the former Williamsport Area Community College, now Pennsylvania College of Technology, in 1964. He retired from Lou Johnson’s Dairy Products as the owner and operator and was a milk man for more than 40 years. He served in the Army Reserves.

They are the parents of two daughters, Stacie Schearer, of Pittsburgh; and Trina Stark, of Buckeye, Arizona; and a son, Matthew Johnson, of Goodyear, Arizona.

They have seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

In honor of their anniversary, a family trip to a resort in Cozumel, Mexico, was taken, and an open house is being planned.