Geraldine Bennett Johnson10/9/1930 ~ 12/13/2011Geraldine Bennett Johnson, 81, rejoined the love of her life, Lyle, on December 13, 2011. She was born on October 9, 1930 to Ralph Bennett and Grace Eva Wassmer in Salt Lake City. She married Lyle Johnson on October 6, 1946 in Elko, Nevada. He preceded her in death March 24, 1994.When she was younger, she was an excellent artist. She made costumes for the Carol Reed Dance Studio recitals. She loved to bowl, garden, and create porcelain dolls and their clothes. She loved going to the West Jordan Senior Center and all the friends she made there while doing ceramics, tatting and playing bingo.She dearly loved all of her grandchildren and great grandchildren. They were the light of her life and the sparkle in her eyes.Mom is survived by her children: Grace (Ralph) Wickham, Carol (John) Jeffers, Sheral (Gary) Hansen, Susan (Terry) Whitehead, Janet (Jerry) Mitchell; 27 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren. Preceded in death by: her husband; parents; son, Ralph; and grandson, Scott Jeffers. Graveside services and interment will be held on Friday, December 16, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Redwood Memorial Estates (6500 S. Redwood Rd). Friends may call one hour prior to services. Online condolences www.memorialutah.com