Wake and Funeral Set for Former Oak Lawn Woman

Visitation and services for Christa Marie Carbray Johnson will take place in Libertyville on Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 1-2, respectively.

Christa Marie Johnson, of Libertyville since 2007, passed away Sept. 27, 2012. She was 36.

She was born Christa Marie Carbray in Oak Lawn on Dec. 24, 1975. She was a proud 1994 graduate of H.L. Richards High School. She attended college at Eastern Illinois University, where she graduated in 1999.

Ms. Johnson was a former teacher with the Antioch School District. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in Libertyville, where she served on the preschool board and church council.

An active young mother, Ms. Johnson was involved with Libertyville Cub Scout Pack 74 and several other volunteer organizations throughout the Libertyville community.

Ms. Johnson is survived by her husband, Mark; sons Jack and Wyatt; her parents, George and Carol Carbray of LaGrange; her brother, George (Linda) Carbray of Geneva; sisters Julie Carbray (Thad) Prsybylowski and Karyn (Tom) Wolcott, both of LaGrange; father and mother-in-law, David and Audrey Johnson of Libertyville; sister-in-law, Nancy (Ted) Bleck; and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will take place from 3 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 1, at Barnett-Dane Funeral Home, 120 W. Park, Ave. (Route 176), Libertyville.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 2, at Grace Lutheran Church, 501 Valley Park Dr., Libertyville. Interment will be in Lakeside Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to her family, who are establishing an education fund for her children.

Friends and family may leave tributes on Ms. Johnson's online guestbook at legacy.com.

Source: Burnett-Dane Funeral Home provided this information.

michelle west October 01, 2012 at 12:13 PM
I'm so sorry about your loss julie... our prayers are with you and your family... michelle west
dave bird October 01, 2012 at 12:28 PM
sorry for your loss stay strong
Karen DiFoggio-Labedz October 01, 2012 at 05:13 PM
I will always cherish our childhood memories. Until we meet again...XOXO
arlene October 02, 2012 at 04:34 PM
I am sorry for your untimely loss.Your family is in my prayers. Mrs Arlene Knowski
Leon Douglas October 03, 2012 at 12:43 AM
So sorry for your loss, I will always remember her from school in Oak Lawn. Leon Douglas


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