Evansville, IN – Barbara Jean (Johnson) Venturi, 83, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away on Sunday, January 1, 2023 at River Pointe Healthcare in Evansville. She was born on March 13, 1939 in Minden, Nebraska to the late Raymond and Evelyn (Schroeder) Johnson.
Barbara enjoyed spending her time golfing, league bowling, reading and cooking.
She is survived by her children, Traci Venturi and Brian Venturi (Mitzie); her grandchildren, Shane Venturi (Kelsey), Shawn Venturi (Jessica), Ashley Venturi, Austin Venturi, Paige Venturi and Jaren Cooley; her great-grandchildren, Skyla Venturi, Sebastian Venturi, Neoma Venturi, Nyla Venturi, Mattis Venturi, Dihya Venturi, Araya Richards and Nikoli Richards; her brother, Larry Johnson as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Barbara is preceded in death by her brother, Ronnie Johnson (Linda).
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Simple Cremation Evansville is entrusted with care.