Geraldine Pamela ‘Pam’ Johnson, 70, enjoyed cooking and gardening

Geraldine Pamela 'Pam' Johnson
Geraldine Pamela ‘Pam’ Johnson

Geraldine Pamela “Pam” Johnson, 70, of Virginia Beach, entered eternal life Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2019.

Pam was born July 5, 1949, to the late Leroy Johnson and Mable (formerly Morris) Cooley. She grew up in Riverhead, Long Island, where she attended the local schools. She worked for many dedicated years as a mail carrier for the U.S. Postal Service.

In the last several years, Pam continued to further her education at Tidewater Community College pursing a degree in administrative technology, attaining a well-deserved spot on the President’s Honor Roll. She was an avid gardener and also expressed her culinary interest by cooking for her friends and family.

In addition to her mother, Mable Cooley, Pam is survived by her daughter, Charmaine Marie Johnson-Garcia (Adalberto Garcia Jr.); son, Charles Maurice Johnson; daughter, Jasmine Nicole Johnson (Alton Phipps); grandson, Jason Antonio Brown; granddaughter, Allison Monet Phipps; brother, Reginald Cooley and his wife and sons; brother, Cedron Johnson and his daughters; as well as other friends and relatives.

A visitation will be held at 2 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 15, at Altmeyer Funeral Home 5033 Rouse Drive, Virginia Beach, followed by a funeral service at 3 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the National Lupus Foundation of America.

Share online condolences with the family at Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory.

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