|11/22/2019 1:49:00 PM|
Mary M. Johnson, age 90 of Almelund passed peacefully on Friday, November 15, 2019 at Magnolia Manor nursing home in Americus, Georgia.
Mary was born in Minneapolis February 12, 1929 to Bert E. and Florence (Barker) Grant, graduated from Washburn High School and worked as a secretary with Gamble-Skogmo Company. She was married in 1950 to Otto C. Johnson of Osseo and with him raised two children, settling eventually on a farm near Palmdale. Later she worked many years for Hazelden Foundation, of Center City, beginning in night reception before moving into the Accounts Payable Dept. Mary was a longtime member of Immanuel Lutheran Church of Almelund and active in the community. When not working in the home or on the farm she enjoyed sewing and needlework, reading and enjoying time with her dogs.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, her sister Margaret Kunitz and her husband of 52 years Otto. She is survived by her son Grant and his wife Sylvia of Americus, GA, her daughter Jennifer of Sioux Falls, SD and her grandchildren Andrew, Christopher, Carl and Russell.
Funeral services 11 a.m. Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Immanuel Lutheran Church of Almelund with Rev. Marla Amborn officiating. Visitation from 9:30 a.m. until time of service at church on Saturday. Interment follows the service at Almelund Cemetery. Arrangements by the Grandstrand Funeral Home in Lindstrom. Condolences may be expressed online at www.grandstrandfh.com.