|Birth: ||Mar. 13, 1928|
|Death: ||May 27, 2006|
Merna Jean (Woodmansee) Johnson passed away on Saturday, May 27, 2006, at Luther Hospital.
She was born on March 13, 1928, in Madison, Wisconsin, to Roswell Park Woodmansee and Loretta Eleanor (Buck) Woodmansee. She graduated from New Auburn High School in 1946 and went on to nurses' training at Luther Hospital, graduating in 1949. She was a nurse for 55 years, working for many of those years at Mount Washington nursing home.
Merna married George Robert Johnson on September 1, 1950, in New Auburn, Wisconsin. She and George farmed for a number of years in the town of Union.
Merna is survived by her husband of 55 years; three sons, Jeffrey (Susan) of Eau Claire, Steven (Kim) of Owatonna, Minnesota, and Joseph of Eau Claire; one daughter, Jennie (Bill) Stewart of Menomonie; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one brother, Lloyd (Joanne) Woodmansee of Eau Claire; one sister, Irma Vetter of Carrollton, Illinois; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Herbert Woodmansee.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 30, 2006, at First Lutheran Church with Pastor Amy Odgren officiating. Interment will be in Rest Haven Cemetery, Garden of Devotion, in the town of Washington. Family and friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Lenmark-Gomsrud-Linn Funeral Home and one hour prior to services Wednesday at the church.
To express condolences online, please visit obituaries at www. lenmarkfh.com.
Rest Haven Cemetery
Eau Claire County
Created by: James Seidelman
Record added: Jun 29, 2006
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