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Kathleen Dodds Johnson

Musician, composer and songwriter who dedicated most of her life to working for the Moral Re-Armament movement

Kathleen Johnson was a musician, composer and songwriter who dedicated most of her life to working for the Moral Re-Armament movement. She wrote many songs for theatre productions that toured the world for the movement, from India to Canada and the US.

Through her work with the MRA, Kathleen met the Essex county cricketer Dickie Dodds. They married in 1985 and made their home in St Neots, Cambridgeshire. After Dickie’s death in 2001 she moved to Godalming, Surrey. Kathleen continued composing and giving piano concerts. 

She was generous with her time and talent, often writing special pieces of music for friends. She is survived by her stepson, Michael Dodds.

Click here to read a full obituary by Elisabeth Tooms.

Death year
2021
Profession
Nationality
United Kingdom
Primary country of residence
United Kingdom