Dennis C. Johnson, 67

Dennis C. Johnson, age 67, of Montrose, and formerly of Howard Lake, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015 at Ridgeview Medical Center in Waconia.

He was born Feb. 29, 1948, in Minneapolis, the son of Claus and Miranda Johnson.

Dennis Johnson and Colleen Orth were joined in marriage Aug. 13, 1968, in Watertown, SD. God blessed their marriage with two children.

Dennis was formerly employed for 41 years as a sheet metal worker at Time Savers.

He was a longtime volunteer for the Winsted Wildcats.

Dennis enjoyed fishing and being out on the lake.

He is survived by a son, Tim Johnson of Brainerd; a daughter, Katie (Dean) Johnson of Buffalo; grandchildren Tylor Johnson, Jacob Hertzog, Breanna Hertzog, and Kharli Fisher; a sister, Eunice Hoglin of California; and other relatives and friends.

Dennis was preceded in death by his loving wife, Colleen; his parents; and by two sisters, Naomi and Viola.

A memorial service took place Friday, Nov. 20 at 3:30 p.m. at the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted with Pastor Mark Loder officiating.

There was a time of gathering one hour prior to the services at the funeral home.

Arrangements were by the Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted; www.chilsonfuneralhome.com.

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