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Bror Melvin Johnson

Bror Melvin 'Mel' Johnson

Bror Melvin "Mel" Johnson, 77, of Superior, Wis., passed away Friday, April 25, 2014, after a long hospital stay. He was born Jan. 17, 1937, in Port Wing, Wis. He retired after 25 years from the heating plant at U.W.S. He enjoyed going to car shows and displaying his Mustangs.

He is survived by his wife, Charlene; four step-children, Chris Kobes, Tim (Becca Larson) Kobes, Theresa (Brad) Huisinger and Heather Kobes; six step-grandchildren; a step-great-grandson; two sisters; and many nieces and nephews.

Celebration of Mel's Life: Sunday, Aug. 10, from 1-5 p.m. at his home, 708 E 9th St., Superior. Please bring a dish to share and a memory.

July 31, 2014 ~ Pine Journal, Cloquet, Minn.