Johnson, Stanley (1928-2014)

Stanley Johnson, Gatzke, MN, age 86, passed away unexpectedly on December 22, 2014 at his daughter’s home in Houston, TX.

A viewing will be on January 6, 2015 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls, MN. Burial will be held at Landstad Cemetery.

He was born on May 5, 1928 to Otto Johnson Sr. and Selma (Jornlin) Johnson. He was raised in the Gatzke area and attended country school. He was a gravel truck driver for many years. He was a trapper and also farmed in the Gatzke area. He had a passion for the outdoors which also included hunting and fishing. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends.

On April 20, 1966, he was united in marriage to Mary Lease. They had two children: Susan and Bobby.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Johnson, Salol, MN, daughter, Susan Johnson, Houston, TX, brother, Otto Johnson Jr., Gatzke, MN and sister, Orva Johnson, Argyle, MN.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Selma, father, Otto, brothers, Guy and Laverne, sister, Frances and his son, Bobby Johnson.

Johnson Funeral Service

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky

Author: W Saewyc

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