Myrtle Francis Johnson was born on October 30, 1934, in New London, CT to Florence Pendleton Johnson and Edgar Julius Johnson. Myrt married the love of her life, John V. Mislick on January 15, 1955, and just celebrated their 68th anniversary sharing a special love and friendship. They lived in Deep River for 67 years raising their family. Myrt’s passions in life were her family, cooking, playing her organ and crocheting. She truly loved life and found the good in everyone. Myrt is survived by her daughters, Flo Zaremba (Richard) of Deep River and Diana Bedell of Chester, daughter-in-law Denise Mislick of Deep River. Grandsons, Derek Zaremba (Michelle) of Haddam, Joshua Mislick (Jennifer) of Deep River, and Cory Mislick of Deep River. Granddaughters, Danielle Mislick (Bradley) of East Haven, Liza Krider (Howard) of Preston, Carley Bedell of Willimantic. Five Great Grandchildren, Isabella, Kash, Madelyn, Torren and Brynden. Sisters, Hazel Lane of Westbrook, Lois Vincelette (Grayson) of Portland, Sharon Brown of Clinton. Brothers, Harold Johnson (Renee) of Clinton, William Clark of Florida, John Clark (Carrie) of Clinton, and many nieces and nephews. Myrt was predeceased by her son John V. Mislick Jr., Sister Louise vonSternberg, Brothers, George Johnson, Donald Johnson, Charles Johnson and Frederick Clark. A celebration of life will be held at the Deep River Congregation Church on January 31, 2023 at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Deep River Ambulance Association, P.O. Box 274, Deep River, CT 06417 or to the Deep River Congregational Church, 1 Church Street, Deep River, CT 06417. To share a memory or to leave condolences please visit www.rwwfh.com.