Leland JohnsonLeland Matthew Johnson, 85, Hillsboro, ND and Mesa, AZ passed away March 7, 2013 in Mesa after a short battle with cancer.
Leland was born January 4, 1928 in Red Wing, MN the son of Fred and Laura Johnson. He attended various schools in ND graduating from Forman High School in 1947. He studied auto mechanics at the State School of Science in Wahpeton. He moved to central North Dakota where he worked on the Garrison Dam. It was during this time that his daughter Patricia was born. They returned to Forman where he operated a Mobil bulk oil gas truck.