"Where Fillmore County News Comes First"
Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014
Volume ∞ Issue ∞
- 4:25:14, Apr 18th 2014 - SignRancher - I can't wait to check it out ! My daughter, who lives in Rushford, can' ... [Read More]
- 10:55:36, Apr 3rd 2014 - Attendee - I do think the meeting went well in terms of sharing information. But also ... [Read More]
- 11:56:59, Apr 2nd 2014 - svtaxpayer - Start the meeting with the same old rehash about how great college class ... [Read More]
- 11:30:55, Mar 28th 2014 - RoryKramer - I couldn't have said it any better. My family has shopped at Willie's f ... [Read More]
- 8:44:51, Mar 26th 2014 - Gunnar Berg - Would that be Henrik's lessor known younger brother "Al"? ... [Read More]
- 1:21:46, Mar 23rd 2014 - REDHORSE51 - EXCELLENT COMMENTARY ON BULLYING, HOWEVER THE AUTHOR STILL SUPPORTS THE ... [Read More]
- 6:23:24, Mar 17th 2014 - about time - About time they start giving tickets to people who park where it days no ... [Read More]
- 5:51:04, Mar 17th 2014 - what? - I guess it depends who you are in this town. I called and talked to the city ... [Read More]
- 4:03:17, Mar 14th 2014 - - Looking for his mom and found this. Randy you will be greatly missed. I loved all ... [Read More]
- 10:21:04, Mar 14th 2014 - Doc - So many winners. ... [Read More]
Do you think that chain stores in small communities undermine the sales of locally owned retailers?
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.