Elizabeth “Skippy” Jean Johnson, 43, of Kansas City, MO., passes away January 7, 2022. Funeral services will be at 11:00 AM, Thursday, January 13, 2022 with a visitation starting at 10:00 AM at Langsford Funeral Home, Lee’s Summit, MO. Memorial contributions may be made to Foster Adopt Connect.org.
Skippy, as everyone knew her, was born July 15, 1978 in Des Moines, IA. She was married to Rachel for 13 years. Skippy spent the better part of the past 25 years as an accomplished master stylist. In 2018 she put down her shears full time to stay at home as the adoption process began on their first daughter, Gillian. That was completed on October 29, 2019. A long came Maria and her family was complete. Maria’s guardianship was completed on July 15, 2021 giving Skippy the best birthday gift ever.
Skippy loved the outdoors, Royals & Chiefs, Glamping and traveling. Above all she loved her friends, family and helping others.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Carol Evon Carlson. Survivors include her wife, Rachel Johnson; two daughters, Gillian Kate Evon Johnson and Maria Sue Johnson; her father Ray Luster as well as several cousins, aunts and uncles.