Johanna R. Dardeen – July 16, 1920 – June 30, 2014

Johanna R. Dardeen, 93 of Brazil, passed away June 30, 2014 at 1:40am at the Mill Pond Healthcare Facility in Greencastle. She was born July 16, 1920 in Clay County the daughter of William Butt and Esther McCullough Butt. She graduated from Staunton High School and later attended beauty school. She owned and operated her own beauty salon known as ?Johanna?s Beauty Mart?. As a young lady she worked at Quaker Maid in Terre Haute. Her last career outside the home, was working as a realtor, at Pfister & Co. in Terre Haute and Century 21 in Brazil. On February 10, 1940 Johanna was united in marriage to Denver Dardeen. She and Denny raised their sons in Clay County and attended the Pleasant Grove Church of Christ. The last two years, she attended Rockville Road Church of Christ. Johanna was a member of the Clay County Homemaker?s Club and the Ladies Golf League at Forest Park. She was an accomplished painter and enjoyed working with oil paints. Her priority was always her Faith and her family. Sunday dinners after church were very important and she was well known for her attention to details, down to the table d├ęcor. Survivors include her two sons and daughters in laws, Michael and Carolyn Dardeen of Brazil and Marc and Terry Dardeen of Danville, IN; grandchildren, Eric Dardeen (Jill), Emilee Whitaker (Craig), Leslie Dardeen, and Dawn Dardeen; great-grandchildren, Trent Dardeen, Kearsten Dardeen, Gavin Dardeen, Mason Reynolds, Casey Vickers, Corey Vickers, Garrett Stephens, Mitchell Stephens (Adria), Melanie Fougerousse, Hollie Fougerousse, Seth Whitaker, Sydney Whitaker, and Hunter Whitaker; sisters in law, Doris Butt of Brazil and Wanda Dardeen of Las Vegas; other extended family and her beloved church family. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Denny Dardeen , April 17, 2006; brother Vaughn Butt and sister Wanda Fagg and husband Ermel.

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