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 John Johnson Willan

John Johnson Willan

Birth
Medicine Lodge, Barber County, Kansas, USA
Death 22 Jan 1992 (aged 84)
Medicine Lodge, Barber County, Kansas, USA
Burial Lethbridge, Lethbridge Census Division, Alberta, Canada
Plot Block 23 lot 11 Grave 64E
Memorial ID 100339050 · View Source
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Lethbridge Herald January 23, 1992
Passed away in Medicine Lodge, Kansas on Wednesday, January 22, 1992, MR. JOHN WILLAN, at the age of 84 years, of Medicine Lodge, Kansas, beloved husband of the late Mrs. Doris Willan.
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Lethbridge Herald January 28, 1992
Passed away in Medicine Lodge, Kansas on Wednesday, January 22, 1992, MR. JOHN JOHNSON WILLAN, at the age of 84 years, beloved husband of Mrs. LaVon Willan of Lethbridge.

Born on December 16, 1907 in Medicine Lodge, Kansas the late Mr. Willan was raised on a farm there. He continued to farm in Medicine Lodge area until coming to Barons to take over his late Uncle Fred Willan's farm in 1951.

John took great pride in being a good steward of the land. He retired to Lethbridge in 1980.

John was first married to Elsie Coppock and later was married to Doris Schneider.
John was united in marriage to La Von Thompson Hoefle in Oklahoma City on August 20, 1963.

The Willans normally spent their summers travelling and in Lethbridge, and their winters in Mesa, Arizona where they have a winter home. A faithful member of McKillop United Church, John demonstrated his faith by his regular attendance at a church wherever he was.

Besides his loving wife, LaVon, John is survived by two daughters: Mrs. Barbara (Doug) Dale of Ulysses, Kansas and Mrs. Laura Johnson of Medicine Lodge, Kansas; one stepson, Ken (Pat) Schneider of Picture Butte; five grandchildren: six great grandchildren.

John was predeceased by his second wife, Doris, in 1982; two grandsons: Matt and Lance Dale; a son-in-law, John Johnson; and a sister, Mary Kimbel.


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  • Created by: Bear Hugs
  • Added: 7 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100339050
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Johnson Willan (16 Dec 1907–22 Jan 1992), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100339050, citing Mountain View Cemetery, Lethbridge, Lethbridge Census Division, Alberta, Canada ; Maintained by Bear Hugs (contributor 47810210) .