David G. JohnsonDavid G. Johnson, 89, of Ada, Minnesota passed away January 8, 2014, at Benedictine Care Community, Ada under the care of Hospice.
David was born to Gustaf and Albertina (Wilkens) Johnson, on December 25, 1924, on the family farm in Pleasant View Township. He attended country school thru eighth grade and then attended Northwest Agricultural College in Crookston, MN for 1 year studying agriculture and animal husbandry. He farmed the family farm in Pleasant View Township which was established in 1911 by his Father and continuing with son, Lynn and later joined by grandson Chuck. David was a long time producer of certified seed, registered Hereford cattle, and Duroc hogs. He served the agricultural community thru his time on boards such as Ada Co-op Oil Association, Red River Valley Winter Shows, Norman County Crop Improvement, Minnesota Hereford Association, and served as a Norman County 4-H leader.