Joan Johnson

Joan Bergman, Johnson. "NANA", 71 of Simi Valley, CA, passed away on November 6th,2019 between 5-7am at home.


Celebration of life Ceremony will be held at Rose Family Funeral home, 4444 Cochran St. Simi Valley, CA 93063 at 1pm on Saturday, November 16th.


Joan was born in Alameda, CA at Alameda Hospital to Wallace Bergman and Cecilia Noblet on 11-8-1947 at 9:04pm. She attended Alameda High school, CA.


Joan was one of the early female entrepreneurs for 27 years as a business owner of The East Snack Bar at Bramar Country Club in Southern California.


She enjoyed Tole Painting, Crafting, Gardening, and collecting Coca-Cola Memorabilia. Her most enjoyable and memorable moments were spent with her husband, Don of 35years and with, her family and adorable Dachshunds. Barack and Lucy.  Some of that quality time was spent camping on the beach with family during vacations and holiday celebrations.  She loved having lots of family and close friends around to enjoy birthdays and all the holiday seasons, including Easter, Halloween, Thanksgiving and especially Christmas.  Her home in Simi Valley would be decorated inside and out with all her special touches and seasonally hand painted decorations that will live on in memory along with all the photos and special times in each one’s heart.


Joan is survived by her husband Don Johnson

Son’s Scott Marley, Michael Marley, Jimmy Marley

Granddaughter Kassidy Marley

Grandson’s Michael Jr Marley and Matthew Marley.

Brother Robert Golden, and sisters Shelia Mott, and Martha Short.

The family wishes to extend their gratitude to everyone who has touched their lives over the years and especially at this time of mourning. In loving memory of Joan “NANA".  In remembrance of Joan, the family would like donations of potted plants for her beautiful backyard garden.