Ann M. Johnson, 88

Ann M. Johnson, age 88, of Duluth, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017, at Franciscan Health Center.

She was born June 14, 1928, in Willmar, to Clarence and Emma (Dickson) Danielson.

Ann graduated from Willmar High School, and was united in marriage to Eldon Johnson in May 1948.

Primarily a homemaker, Ann took great pride in her family and home. She will be fondly remembered for her quiet warmth and gentle nature.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Eldon; two sons, Mike and Danny; and brother Jim.

Ann is survived by her children, Tom (Pam) of Two Harbors, Connie (Glen) Bartels of Cary, NC; daughter-in-law Deb Johnson Fahrendorff of Plymouth; and son Rick (Deb) of Duluth; many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren; sister Marjorie Lief; sister-in-law Phyllis Danielson; brothers-in-law, Vernie (Grace) Johnson and Harry (Mary) Johnson; as well as many extended family members and friends.

A gathering of family and friends will take place later in the spring at Cremation Society of Minnesota 7110 France Ave S, Edina.

In lieu of flowers, Ann would want memorials directed to a church or charity of one’s choice.

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