Reva J. Johnson, 94, Durand, IL died at 6:15 a.m., Sunday, December 18, 2016 in Rockford Memorial Hospital after a brief illness.\r\n\r\nBorn September 5, 1922 in Rockford, IL, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Edward and Mary (Schraeder) Bliss. Graduated from Durand High School, Class of 1940. She married Harold F. “Dee” Johnson in Durand, IL on May 11, 1946. She was employed by Bell Telephone as an operator until she was married and then she became a homemaker and helped on the family farm. She was a member of Durand United Methodist Church.\r\n\r\nSurvivors include daughter Diana (Larry) Prevett; son Steve (Deb) Johnson; daughter-in-law Kathy Johnson, all of Durand, IL; grandchildren Jon, Ben (Marissa), Dan (Georgiena) Prevett, Mike (Cherry), Luke (Lena), Paul (special friend Liz), Julie (Jim) Zielinski, Shane (Wendy), Stacy (Dan) Pitman and Derek (Carrie) Johnson; several great and great great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews and her dog Angel. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son James, one great granddaughter and three brothers.\r\n\r\nVisitation will be held at McCorkle Funeral Home-Durand Chapel, 101 W Main Street, Durand, IL from 4:00 -7:00 p.m., Thursday, December 22, 2016. Private funeral ceremonies will be held at a later date. Final resting place will be in Durand Township Cemetery.\r\n\r\nA memorial will be established.