Lillian L. JohnsonLillian L. Johnson, 87, of Blair, Neb., died Friday, June 21, 2013, at Immanuel Hospital in Omaha, Neb.
Lillian L. Johnson, 87, of Blair, Neb., died Friday, June 21, 2013, at Immanuel Hospital in Omaha, Neb.
Lillian L. Laine was born Aug. 23, 1925, in Automba, Minn., to John and Lydia Laine. She attended school in Automba and graduated in 1943. On Jan. 12, 1953, she married James R. Johnson. They lived in Esko, Minn., for many years before moving to Watertown, Minn., and then to Blair in 1974. Lillian was a wife, mother, housewife and caretaker.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Carolyn and John Page of Lakeland, Neb.; sons and daughters-inlaw, Stafford Johnson, Donald and Jean Johnson, and Clifton and Carol Johnson, all of Blair; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sister and brother, Ailie Merrill of Cloquet and Roy Laine of Bethel, and several other brothers and sisters.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James, in 2009.
A private family ceremony will be held in Minnesota later this summer. Mrs. Johnson was cremated.
July 11, 2013 ~ Pine Journal, Cloquet, Minn.