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Mildred Lillian Johnson


Mon, Dec 12th, 2016
Posted in Lanesboro Obituaries

Mildred Lillian Johnson, 100, of Lanesboro passed on Monday December 5, 2016 at Chosen Valley Care Center in Chatfield.

Mildred was born to Albert and Blanche (Inglett) Egge on March 19, 1916 and was baptized at the Elstad Lutheran Church. Her parents, along with two older brothers and a younger sister, lived and farmed just north of Lanesboro. Mildred started attending school in Lanesboro and walked the three miles to town each day until she proudly graduated from Lanesboro High School in 1935.

Mildred married Kenneth George Johnson August 26, 1939. The couple celebrated their Golden Wedding Anniversary in August 1989. They resided in Lanesboro, where they raised their family of three sons and a daughter. She also worked as a waitress and clerk, especially enjoying fifteen years at a local drug store.

Mildred was a member of Bethlehem Lutheran Church, where she was confirmed and was active in the church choir, church council, and WELCA. She taught Sunday School and was the church librarian for many years. She was also on the board of the Lanesboro Public Library, as well as a den mother for Cub Scouts.

Mildred was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, her son and grandson, Bob and Todd Johnson; daughter-in-law Elaine Johnson; infant sister Beulah; and her two brothers and their wives, Arnold and Rose Egge and Byron and Judy Egge.

She is survived by her son, Jerry of Lanesboro; son, David (Chess) of Pine Island; daughter, Linda (Mike) Erickson of Henderson, Colo.; and a sister, Celsie Martin of Prairie du Chien, Wis. Also surviving are the joys of her life, 10 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, December 8, 2016 at Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Lanesboro, with Pastors Kerry and Cindy Eversole officiating. Visitation will take place at the church one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow the service at Lanesboro Cemetery.

Memorials are preferred to Bethlehem Lutheran Church.

Johnson-Riley Funeral Home in Lanesboro is assisting the family with arrangements. To share a condolence with the family please visit www.rileyfuneralhomes.com.

Charlotte Grace (Goodroad) Kukuk

Mon, Nov 21st, 2016
Posted in Lanesboro Obituaries

Charlotte Grace (Goodroad) Kukuk of Lanesboro, Minn., passed away in her 88th year on November 13, 2016. She led a full and joyful life, loving God and family and serving others. She leaves behind memories of her many acts of kindness, often expres ..... 
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Wayne W. Johnson

Mon, Nov 14th, 2016
Posted in Lanesboro Obituaries

Wayne W. Johnson, 88, a longtime member of the Lanesboro community passed away November 7, 2016 at the Gundersen Harmony Care Center. Wayne was born April 24, 1928 in rural Lanesboro to Francis and Ruby (Johnson) Johnson. He graduated from Lanesb ..... 
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Rickie Lee Dollar

Mon, Nov 14th, 2016
Posted in Lanesboro Obituaries

Rickie Lee Dollar, 55, of Austin, passed away November 6, 2016 at his home. Rick was born January 29, 1961 in El Paso, Tex., to Joe C. and Harriet (Hongerholt) Dollar. He graduated from Lanesboro High School in 1979. He went to school to bec ..... 
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Kristofer Daniel Youngquist

Mon, Nov 7th, 2016
Posted in Lanesboro Obituaries

Kristofer Daniel Youngquist, 45, of rural Lanesboro, entered his heavenly home on October 23, 2016. Father. Brother. Neighbor. Friend. Veteran. Joker. Outdoorsman. Vikings fan. Gentleman. Compassionate for animals. Faithful. Loved. All words used ..... 
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Jennifer Lee

Mon, Sep 26th, 2016
Posted in Lanesboro Obituaries

Jennifer Yvonne Lee, 41, of Lanesboro, and formerly of Crosby, died peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Sunday, September 18, 2016. Jennifer was born September 17, 1975 in Crosby to Michael and LeOra (Zenke) Lind. She graduated from ..... 
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Irven Holtegaard

Mon, Sep 19th, 2016
Posted in Lanesboro Obituaries

Irven Holtegaard, 90, of Lanesboro, passed away September 8, 2016 at Gundersen Health Care in LaCrosse, Wis. Irven was born March 25, 1926 in Belmont, Mont., to Oscar and Minda (Benson) Holtegaard. He moved with his family to St. Charles as an in ..... 
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Gerald Eugene Small

Mon, Sep 5th, 2016
Posted in Lanesboro Obituaries

Gerald Eugene Small, 77, of Lanesboro, formally of Carlton, Minn., passed away at Chosen Valley Care Center on August 28, 2016. Gerald was born on July 1, 1939, in Holyoke, Minn., to Lowell and Lulu Mae (Scott) Small. Gerald married his wife of ..... 
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Harold Morris Quarstad

Mon, Aug 15th, 2016
Posted in Lanesboro Obituaries

Harold Morris Quarstad, 95, of Lanesboro, passed away Sunday at Park Lane Estates in Preston. Harold was born September 12, 1920 in Lanesboro to Ole and Clara (Gunderson) Quarstad. Harold attended country school in Pilot Mound and graduated from ..... 
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