Johnson, Marcella “Marcy” (Leiran) (1933-2015)

Marcella “Marcy” Johnson, Thief River Falls, MN, age 82, died Friday, November 6, 2015 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital, Minneapolis, MN.

Memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, November 12, 2015 at Johnson Funeral Service in Thief River Falls with Reverend John Golv Officiating. Burial will be held at Holt Cemetery in Holt, MN.

Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.

Marcella was born June 26, 1933 daughter of Henry M. and Emma M. Leiran at Waukon, Iowa. The family moved to Gatzke, MN when she was a young girl. She attended school and graduated in 1952 from Middle River High School.

On November 15, 1956 she was united in marriage to Gerald Henry Johnson at Newfolden by Reverend Myhrer. The couple made their home in Thief River Falls, MN where Marcella worked various jobs throughout her lifetime, retiring from Dakota Clinic in Thief River Falls in 2005.

Marcy had many hobbies including crocheting, playing cards, camping, fishing, but most of all dancing.

Marcy is survived by her sons Danny (Lori) Johnson, David (Shelly) Johnson, Dwight Johnson, Kevin (Sue) Johnson and Kent Johnson all of Thief River Falls, MN; grandchildren Patrick (Lyndee), Thomas (Brittney), Krissy, Travis, Ryan (Jamie), Dustin (Jami), Spencer (Lynnsie), Anna, Grady and Jacob: great-grandchildren Isaak, Ty, Adriana, Kaden, Allison, Elijah, and Ella.

She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Gerald, and great-granddaughter Kali.

Johnson Funeral Service

Transcribed by: Cheryl Srnsky

Author: W Saewyc

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