Lucy Johnson Bulger, 95, of Fremont, OH departed this life at home surrounded by her family on Monday, November 2, 2020. She was born on December 29, 1924 in Abbeville, AL to the late Johnny and Lillie (Gilmore) Johnson. Lucy worked at the Fremont exchange of the Ohio Turnpike, Standard Products, a seasonal summer employee with HJ Heinz in Fremont and retired from Whirlpool Corporation in Clyde, OH after sixteen years. Lucy’s love of children and her desire to help people in need, she became a foster parent to several children throughout the state of Ohio as well as a daycare provider for twenty-five plus years.
Lucy united with the First Missionary Baptist Church where she served as an Usher. She later united with her Daughter and Son-in-law, Pastor and Lady Vann, attending New Revelation COGIC until her health prevented her from attending.
Lucy loved her family and her family loved her; Her house was the place all the family came to for good food and tons of laughs.
She leaves to cherish and treasure her memories, her children: Mamie D. Cal, Johnny L. Bulger, Elder Brenda A. Moore, James D. Bulger, Vickie L Washington and Tamara S (Pastor Alfonso Vann) all from Fremont OH, Michael E Bulger of Marion, OH; special son, Leroy Rollins of Cleveland, OH sister/niece, Barbara A. (Arthur) Grimes of Syracuse, NY; sister-in-law, Dorothy Johnson., Fremont, OH; thirty-three grandchildren; eighty-eight great grandchildren; and twenty-seven great -great grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews and friends.
She is preceded in death by her parents; sons, Gordon E. Bulger and Larry Bulger; Her late husband, Ed G. Bulger; siblings, Mary Lee Tiller, Furnie Johnson, Lizzie Glenn, Fred Johnson, Hattie Tolbert, Lillie Pearl Durr, Willie Maude Stewart, Johnnie Bell Price, Eunice Davis, Annie Lois Griffin, Ozzie Johnson.
Visitation: Saturday, November 7, 2020, from 10:00 until 11:00 am at First Baptist Missionary Church, 1697 Dickinson St, Fremont, OH.
Services will begin at 11:00 am at the church with Pastor Alfonso Vann officiating.
The use of face masks is required while indoors at all services. Social distancing will be observed throughout all services with wait times taking place outdoors. If you would prefer, you may express your condolences below or call the funeral home at 419-332-6409 to request that your name be signed in the guest book.
Burial: Greenlawn Memory Gardens, Clyde, OH
Memorials can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association of NW Ohio.