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Sunday, November 29th, 2015
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 9:41:05, Nov 27th 2015 - WoW - As a long time reader of your paper I think it should stay how it is. It's a ch ... [Read More]
- 1:35:05, Nov 26th 2015 - consaredumb - The most vocal people are always the most ignorant. ... [Read More]
- 2:58:00, Nov 25th 2015 - James1952 - The word on the street is that the folks who own the land above the schoo ... [Read More]
- 10:17:32, Nov 25th 2015 - - Yes it does take money to operate schools and keep buildings open. If the high s ... [Read More]
- 9:09:47, Nov 25th 2015 - @Says - Bottom line... it takes money to operate & keep open school buildings. Yes, I ... [Read More]
- 7:57:56, Nov 25th 2015 - nature man - I think y'all are in denial. Atrazine in all your well, shallow aquifer ... [Read More]
- 10:20:12, Nov 24th 2015 - - It's about the money? What an ignorant comment. Is that what you teach your kid ... [Read More]
- 9:20:20, Nov 24th 2015 - reader - What an inspiring message! Thank you! ... [Read More]
- 8:07:37, Nov 24th 2015 - Stan Gudmundson - I've never responded to any comments made about anything I've writt ... [Read More]
- 8:02:03, Nov 24th 2015 - Stan Gudmundson - I've never responded to any comments made about anything I've writt ... [Read More]
Fri, Nov 14th, 2003
Posted in Obituaries
Posted in Obituaries
Millicent Velma Johnson, 89, of Harmony, died November 3, 2003 at her home.
Millicent Velma Yates was born Dec. 26, 1913, in Canton, the daughter of Albert and Edith Yates. She graduated from Harmony High School in 1931. In high school, she played on the girls basketball team and was a member of the band. She attended Winona Teachers College for two years and then taught at Rockne School in the Harmony area from 1933 to 1935. In 1936, she attended Twin City Business College. She was a private secretary for the Minneapolis Nurses Association from 1936 to 1938. On July 10, 1938, she married Howard R. Johnson in Harmony. The couple owned Our Own Hardware in Harmony for 35 years, retiring in 1971. They were members of the Harmony Golf Course since the 1930s. Mr. Johnson died in 1985. Mrs. Johnson was a member of Harmony United Methodist Church and was a Sunday school teacher. She also was a member of Photozetean Book Club and the American Legion Auxiliary and was active in Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts, serving as a Cub Scout den mother for many years. Most recently, she participated in “Let’s Have Harmony,” the centennial history of Harmony. Survivors include two sons, Ron of Mankato, Minn., and Bruce (Jean) of Cottage Grove, Minn.; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. One sister preceded her in death. The funeral for Millicent Velma Johnson was November 7, 2003 at Harmony United Methodist Church, with the Rev. David F. Laechel officiating. Burial was in State Line Cemetery in rural Harmony. Lindstrom Funeral Home in Harmony was in charge of arrangements.