Nora Gosewisch Johnson

Obituary of Nora Gosewisch Johnson


Nora Barry Gosewish Johnson, 63, Tucson, Arizona passed away on July 22, 2021. Born in San Diego, CA on September 19,1957, Nora was the daughter of Patricia and Philip Barry.


The Barry family moved to Tucson before Nora was a year old, and resided there ever since.


She was an incredibly strong woman who constantly had a positive attitude, a loving heart and a great sense of humor. She was best known for making the best pumpkin pies, and pies in general. As well for her beautiful amazing smile, her love for children, animals, dancing to music, and the sound of the ocean. Some of her hobbies were baking, gardening, and admiring beautiful sunsets.

The loving memories of Nora will be forever cherished by her daughters, Trish Willis, of Tucson, Az; Melissa Gosewisch, of Missoula, MT; Megan (Jason) Landrey, of Berthoud, CO. She had 7 grandchildren and 3 great granddaughters; Nora’s mother Patricia Barry and siblings: Philip (Wendy) Barry, Sheila (Robert) Barry-Harris, John (Teri) Barry and Bridget Barry.

Nora was preceded in death by her father Philip Barry.

Those who wish to honor the memory of Nora, may plant a tree in her memory.


We will be holding a celebration of her life at a later date to be announced.

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