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Bertha H Kiel Johnson
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Birth: Dec. 17, 1905
Sioux County
Iowa, USA
Death: Sep. 26, 1986
Alcester
Union County
South Dakota, USA

Bertha Johnson, 80, of Alcester, died Friday, September 26, 1986, in Morningside Manor. Services were at 2 p.m. Monday, September 29, at Nathanael Lutheran Church with Rev. Charles Peterson officiating. Burial was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery under direction of Wass Funeral Home.

Mrs. Johnson, the former Bertha Kiel, was born December 17, 1905, in Sioux County. She moved to the Alcester area with her family when she was a small child. She married Edwin J. Johnson on February 26, 1925, at her parents' home in Alcester. The couple owned and operated Johnson's Cafe in Alcester for a short time, then owned and operated the Popcorn Stand in Alcester for many years.

She was a longtime member of Nathanael Lutheran Church and active in Lutheran Church Women (LCW). She was also a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, Veterans of Foreign Wars Auxiliary and Rebekah Lodge. She worked at Panska Nursing Home and also the Hawarden Hospital for years. She also worked for Otis Radio for five years.

-Obituary from The Hawarden Independent
(10/2/1986)
 
 
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 Parents:
  Hiyo Kiel (1886 - 1962)
  Dora A. Mouw Kiel (1885 - 1974)
 
 Spouse:
  Edwin Joel Johnson (1899 - 1989)*
 
 Children:
  Phillip E. Johnson (1930 - 1948)*
 
 Sibling:
  Bertha H Kiel Johnson (1905 - 1986)
  Jeanette J Kiel Felsheim (1912 - 1976)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Alcester
Union County
South Dakota, USA
 
Created by: Nancy Kiel-Gravning
Record added: Oct 24, 2012
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Bertha H <i>Kiel</i> Johnson
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Bertha H <i>Kiel</i> Johnson
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Rest in peace...
- Nancy
 Added: Oct. 24, 2012
 
 
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