Edwin Jurine N. Johnson

Edwin Jurine N. Johnson

Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Death 28 Jul 1967 (aged 77)
Rudd, Floyd County, Iowa, USA
Burial Adams, Mower County, Minnesota, USA
Plot 130
Memorial ID 17241819 · View Source
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Edwin N. Johnson and Alma Wiste were married 10/16/1912. Attendants were Alfred Wiste and Mabel Johnson.

From the Adams Review, August 3, 1967:

Edwin N. Johnson - son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Nels C. Johnson was born in Adams Township Sept. 20, 1899.

He was baptized and confirmed in the Little Cedar Lutheran church of which he remained a life long member - and receiving his early education in the rural school - later attending the Southern Minn. Normal College at Austin. On Oct. 16, 1912 he was united in marriage to Alma Wiste and to this union three children were born - two sons Richard and Donald and a daughter Hazel.

Edwin was engaged in farming three miles west of Adams until the year 1950 where they moved to the village of Adams but continuing farm operations with his son. Thru the years he served the community in the capacities of financial church secretary - on the township board - school board and several late years as village assessor.

He has been failing in health the past year and since May of this year has made his home with his son Richard and family at Rudd Ia. where he passed away July 28th at the age of 77 year 10 mos. 6 days. He was preceded in death by his wife Alma in 1958 and daughter Hazel in 1955.

Survivors include his two sons Richard of Rudd Ia. - Donald of Adams - three grandchildren - Sharon Joan and Charles Johnson - one brother Wallace of Adams - two sisters Mrs. L. E. (Ida) Knutson of Seattle, Wash. and Mrs. N.V. (Nora) Torgerson of Adams. Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at Little Cedar Church with Rev. Wayne Quibell officiating. Interment at Little Cedar Cemetery - Mrs. Lelenn Osmundson and Mrs. Herb Osmundson furnished music - casket bearers were Roy Torgerson - Clifford Wiste - Orrie Wiste - Selmer Weness - David Anderson and Arnold Anderson.

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