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Published July 12, 2013, 12:00 AM

Audrey I. Johnson

Audrey I. Johnson, 85 died peacefully on July 4th, 2013 at the Eventide Nursing Home in Moorhead, MN.

Audrey (Anderson) Johnson was born February 28th, 1928 to Alfred and Irene (Zimmerman) Anderson and grew up on a farm outside of Rothsay, MN with 6 brothers and 3 sisters.

Audrey I. Johnson

Audrey I. Johnson, 85 died peacefully on July 4th, 2013 at the Eventide Nursing Home in Moorhead, MN.

Audrey (Anderson) Johnson was born February 28th, 1928 to Alfred and Irene (Zimmerman) Anderson and grew up on a farm outside of Rothsay, MN with 6 brothers and 3 sisters.

She married Eugene I. Johnson on November 3rd, 1946 and they moved to Barnesville, MN in 1952.

She and Gene had 3 daughters, Rebecca, Barbara and Lorrie. Rebecca, the oldest was tragically killed by a car at age 4½.

She is survived by two daughters, Barb (Bruce) Lapka of Brainerd, MN and Lorrie (Mark) Carlson of Moorhead, MN; eight grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; 2 sisters; 3 brothers; 3 sister-in-laws; along with many nieces, nephews and dear and treasured friends.

Preceded in death by her husband, Eugene; daughter, Rebecca; sister, Adelore; and three brothers, Alden, Irvin and Dennis.

The family would like to thank the staff of Eventide Nursing Home and Broen Memorial Home for their wonderful, loving care provided to her over the years.

Audrey was a “light” to the world wherever she went. She has touched many lives while here on Earth serving her Master and now her ‘dancing’ – free from pain – for Jesus Christ will begin in Heaven.

Celebration of Life: Saturday, September 28th, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. at the Olson Funeral Home in Fergus Falls, MN.

Please feel free to sign the Tribute Wall and share your memories at www.olsonfuneralhome.com.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to Our Savior’s Lutheran Church, Barnesville, MN; Broen Memorial Home, Fergus Falls, MN; Eventide Nursing Home, Moorhead, MN or any favorite charity that is making a difference in our lives.

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