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 Ethel Lynn <I>Guiles</I> Johnson

Ethel Lynn Guiles Johnson

Birth
Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Death 25 Feb 1961 (aged 77)
Alexandria, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Burial Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA
Plot Lot 3, Plot 3
Memorial ID 100333966 · View Source
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Funeral services for Mrs. jack Johnson were held on March 1st 1961, at 2 p.m. from the St. Paul's Lutheran Church Moe Township. Rev. R. W. Heikenen of Sebeka, Minn., officiated. Interment was in the church cemetery. The pallbearers were Beryl Bratton, Larry Bratton, Leonard Bratton, Jr., Merlyn Johnson, William Weisel, Leslie Carpenter (all grandsons). Mrs. Leslie Carpenter, granddaughter of Mrs. Johnson, served as organist and accompanied Milford Gulbranson who sang "Beyond the Sunset" and Face to Face". Mrs. Jack (Ethel Lynn) Johnson was born in Holmes City Township on October 3, 1883, daughter of Harrison and Jennie Guiles. She was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran Faith and grew to womanhood in the Holmes City community. On April 2, 1900, she was united in marriage to Jack Johnson. After their marriage, Mr. and Mrs. Johnson farmed in Holmes City township until their retirement from farming but continued to make their residence on the home farm. Mr. Johnson preceded her in death on January 1st, 1959. Mrs. Johnson passed away at the Douglas County Hospital on Saturday, Feb. 25, 1961 at the age of 77 years. Surviving Mrs. Johnson are: one son, Melvin of Holmes City and three daughters: (Pearl) Mrs. Leonard Bratton of Alexandria, (Florine) Mrs. Alfred Lind of Drake, N. D. and (Mildred) Mrs Frank W. Danielson of Alexandria. Also surviving are fifteen grandchildren and twenty-six great grandchildren, one brother Francis Guiles of Orting, Wash., several nephews and nieces. She was preceded in death by her husband, one infant son, eight brothers and sisters.
(reprinted from Alexandria newspaper - Feb. 1961)



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  • Maintained by: kj
  • Originally Created by: Lainey
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100333966
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ethel Lynn Guiles Johnson (3 Oct 1883–25 Feb 1961), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100333966, citing Saint Pauls Lutheran Church Cemetery, Holmes City, Douglas County, Minnesota, USA ; Maintained by kj (contributor 47962105) .