|Birth: ||Sep. 9, 1894|
|Death: ||Mar., 1959|
C. Walter Johnson of 49 W. 108th Place, beloved husband of Selma, nee Lindskog; fond brother of Daniel, Martin, Edith Ellingson of Los Angeles, Cal., Karin Carlson of Hollywood, Cal., Margaret Carlson in Sweden, and the late Frederick; godfather of Karin Johnson. Resting at chapel, 10234 Michigan Avenue. Services Monday at 1:30 p.m. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery. Member of Greater Pullman post, No. 2240, V.F.W.
Walter was the son of Ida Maria JaŽnsson and August Johanesson, both immigrants from Sweden. The family returned to Sweden in the early 1900s, but the three oldest children who were born in Chicago later returned to the States. Their name was Americanized to Johnson.
Walter attended Ferris Institute in Michigan. He and Selma Lindskog married Nov. 11, 1920 in Lake County, IN.
Walter served in the Marines during WWII and suffered from being gassed. He worked for the Pullman Company (railroad cars).
Selma Florence Lindskog Johnson (1903 - 1988)
Oak Hill Cemetery
Plot: Division 17, Lot 259, S3'-W1/2
Created by: David
Record added: May 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 52938607
Added: May. 31, 2010