Irina Johnson

May 26, 2000 - Nov 16, 2019

Visitation

Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019 04:00 PM - 09:00 PM

Memorial Funeral Home

155 South Avenue, Fanwwood, NJ 07023

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Alexandra Irina Johnson, 19

Irina Johnson, 19, passed away suddenly on November 16, 2019 at her home in Plainfield. Born in Russia, Irina grew up in NJ, having attended The Sundance School, Wardlaw-Hartridge, Rutgers Preparatory, and Hunterdon Preparatory.

An avid tennis player, Irina played throughout her high school years, even winning a state championship in doubles during her time at ...

155 South Avenue, Fanwwood, NJ 07023

Service

Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

St. Bartholomew the Apostle Roman Catholic Church

2032 Westfield Ave., Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

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Alexandra Irina Johnson, 19

Irina Johnson, 19, passed away suddenly on November 16, 2019 at her home in Plainfield. Born in Russia, Irina grew up in NJ, having attended The Sundance School, Wardlaw-Hartridge, Rutgers Preparatory, and Hunterdon Preparatory.

An avid tennis player, Irina played throughout her high school years, even winning a state championship in doubles during her time at ...

2032 Westfield Ave., Scotch Plains, NJ 07076

Alexandra Irina Johnson, 19

Irina Johnson, 19, passed away suddenly on November 16, 2019 at her home in Plainfield. Born in Russia, Irina grew up in NJ, having attended The Sundance School, Wardlaw-Hartridge, Rutgers Preparatory, and Hunterdon Preparatory.

An avid tennis player, Irina played throughout her high school years, even winning a state championship in doubles during her time at Rutgers Prep. A great lover of music and poetry, she sang in a rock and roll band.

A volunteer with the Plainfield Rescue Squad, Irina hoped to pursue a career in medicine upon graduation from college. She attended Middlesex Community College. Her kindness, empathy and her quirky sense of humor endeared her to many.

Irina is survived by her loving parents, Thomas Johnson and Lee Keough; her grandparents Jack and Joan Keough of Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.; her uncles George Johnson of Fort Myers, Fla, and Eric Johnson, of Taos, N.M.; her uncle and aunt Ryan and Sigrid Keough of Harrison, N.Y., as well as their children, Olivia and Liam, her uncle and aunt John and Kate Keough of San Francisco, Ca., and their children Clara and Anna.

Visitation will be at Memorial Funeral Home, 155 South Ave., Fanwood on Wednesday Nov. 20th from 4-9PM. A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, Nov. 21st at 10AM at St. Bartholomew R.C. Church in Scotch Plains. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery in Scotch Plains. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Plainfield Rescue Squad, 700 W 7th St, Plainfield, NJ 07060 .

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(Credit: Memorial Funeral Home)