Dorothy Johnson, 85
Dorothy Hilda Johnson, age 85, of Red Wing, formerly of Maiden Rock, died Sunday, June 23, at her home.
She was born the daughter of Edwin and Mabel (Peterson) Olson on March 5, 1928, in Maiden Rock. Dorothy graduated from Maiden Rock High School, and on Nov. 19, 1947, she married Glenn Raymond Johnson at the South Rush River Parsonage. Dorothy was a longtime member of Sabylund Lutheran Church and enjoyed volunteering at the Christian Learning Center in Plum City and St. John's Lutheran School in Red Wing.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Glenn; brothers James, Maynard, Leonard, Howard, and Harold Olson; and sister-in-law Gladys Olson.
Dorothy is survived by her daughters, Kathleen (Chris) Craft, Janice (Harry) Klein, Beth (Byron) Anderson; foster son, Leon (Virginia) Thompson; grandchildren, Dustin (Pam) Steien, Janette Klein, Jamie (Chris) Bylander, Jeremiah (Beth) Klein, Mitchell Glover, Marie Anderson, Grant Anderson; foster grandchildren, Tracy, Christina, and Tosha Thompson; great-grandchildren, Flora and Glenn Steien, Jasmine, Caleb and Elizabeth Bylander, Levi Burch, and foster great-grandchildren; siblings Floyd Olson, Clinton (Dorthea) Olson, Margaret (Glen) Dankers, May (Stan) Ramberg; sisters-in-law Carol Olson, Wanda Olson, Jean Jones; many other relatives and friends.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, June 28, at Sabylund Lutheran Church in rural Stockholm. Visitation will also be Friday from 10-11 a.m. at church. Interment will be in the Sabylund Lutheran Church Cemetery.
Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services of Maiden Rock.