Margaret L. Johnson

Margaret Louise (Hancock) Johnson, 79, of Pottstown, PA, passed away on September 24, 2021, at Pottstown Hospital. She was the wife of the late James Johnson, Sr., with whom she shared 49 years of marriage.


Born in Philadelphia, PA, on March 11, 1942, Margaret was the daughter of the late William Gaw Hancock, Jr., and Mary Gertrude (McLaughlin) Quillen. 


Margaret worked as a CNA for Normandy Farms and was a dedicated mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. She will be deeply missed. 


She is lovingly remembered by her daughters, Donna Rager, Pottstown, PA, Dawn Vail, Parkesburg, PA, and Sharon (& Eugene Jr.) Cabot, Pottstown, PA; her grandchildren, Isabella Iacovitti, David Vail, Brian Vail, Eric Honick, Michael Rhoads, Jessica Patterson, and Eugene Cabot III; and her great-grandchildren, James Iacovitti, Riley Vail, Loch Vail, Fin Vail, Samuel Honick, Ryan Honick, Riley Patterson, and Lucas Patterson. 


In addition to her husband and parents, Margaret is predeceased by her son, James Johnson, Jr.; and her grandson, James Iacovitti. 


Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464, will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at