|Birth: ||Sep. 17, 1903|
St. Louis County
|Death: ||Aug. 17, 1997|
Register-Guard, August 22, 1997
Ellen Johnson of Cottage Grove died Aug. 17 of age-related causes. She was 93.
Johnson was born Sept. 17, 1903, in Duluth, Minn., to Wilford and Agnes Fortain.
She married Edwin Johnson in Battle Creek, Mich., on Feb. 11, 1945. He died Sept. 4, 1980.
She moved to Cottage Grove in 1959. She was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary.
Survivors include a daughter, Irene Helgeson of Cottage Grove; a brother, Jack Tardiff of Washington; a sister, Mary of Savannah, Ga.; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Burial was at Sears Cemetery in Cottage Grove. Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel in Cottage Grove was in charge of arrangements.
Agnes Villers Tardiff (1886 - 1961)
Edwin C. Johnson (1907 - 1980)*
Ellen Mary Fortain Johnson (1903 - 1997)
Louise Mary Tardiff (1906 - 1996)*
Elizabeth Ann Tardiff French (1920 - 1996)*
Plot: Row 8, Position 4
Created by: Clarice Courneya
Record added: Feb 17, 2011
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