Dorothy D. Johnson of Dracut


Dorothy D. Johnson, 64, of Dracut passed away surrounded by her loving family on Monday, January 22, 2018 at Lowell General Hospital.

She was married to the late Benjamin Johnson, who died on August 28, 2015. She was born in Lagos, Nigeria. She was the daughter of David Chieh of Lowell and the late Comfort Chieh.   She graduated from the University of Liberia with a BS in sociology and Georgetown University with a Masters’ in Demography.

Dorothy worked as a librarian for the city of Lowell. She had previously worked for the Lowell Police Department.

She was a member of the Christ Jubilee International Ministries.

Dorothy came to the US in 1998 and became a proud citizen in 2000.

She enjoyed walking, gardening and watching TV.

Besides her father, she is survived by her sons, Marvin and his wife, Sarah Johnson of Brockton, MA, Benjamin Johnson of Dracut and Arnold Johnson of Dracut; brothers, David and his wife, Anita Chieh of Lowell, Patrick and his wife, Elizabeth Chieh of Lowell, Christopher and his wife, Olivia Chieh of Staten Island, NY, Nehemiah and his wife, Yassah, of NY and Antoinette of Lowell and many nieces and nephews.

NEW DATE !!! Funeral Service FEBRUARY 3, 2018 Sat. 9-11A.M. at the Christ Jubilee International Ministries. Burial at the Westlawn II Cemetery, Lowell. ARRANGEMENTS BY DOLAN FUNERAL HOME 978-251-4041.


February 3, 2018
Christ Jubilee International Ministries, Smith St. Lowell, MA
  1. Cindy says:

    To Dorothy’s sons, I am sorry for your loss. Dorothy was an incredible woman, and I was honored to be part of her care team. She was strong in faith, and so good at communicating her needs. She is in my prayers

  2. LaWanda X. Woumnm says:

    Benjamin, Arnold and Marvin it was an honor for me to have met your mother, whom I affectionately referred to her as “Ms. Dorothy”. I have no doubt that she inspired positive change in everyone’s life that she touched. May the prayers of all be the blanket of love that holds you close and comforts you. – “Ms. LaWanda”

  3. Your RAYBEN Family says:

    Deepest condolences, Benjamin, to you and your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  4. David H says:

    Thoughts and prayers to the whole family. Arnold – you are on my mind.

  5. Rich says:

    Hi Arnold,

    So sorry for your loss. Sending you and your family my condolences.

  6. Walter says:

    So sorry for your loss Arnold, thinking of you…

  7. Lisa W says:

    I continue to pray and pray for your family. I am so sorry for your loss. I know what your mother meant to you !!
    May God bless you and your family

  8. Lucille says:

    Kerstin this is addressed to you: I think it ignorant of you to place an ad in place of a condolence for this family who is grieving their loss. Shame on you!

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