Lois E. Johnson, 86

Lois Evangeline Johnson, age 86, of Richfield, formerly of Cokato, peacefully passed away Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, with family at her side.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest and Hattie (Reich) Hintz; loving husband, John A. Johnson; sisters Elnora Salmela, and Fern Berglin; and son-in-law Paul A. Brown.

Lois is survived by her brother, Weldon Hintz; her three children, Mark (Brenda) Johnson, Dian Brown, and Kurt (Kim) Johnson; six grandchildren, Hope Brown-Smith, Ryan Johnson, Shelby Blum, Star Brown, Brianna Johnson and Brittani Johnson; eight great-grandchildren and one soon to join her family in April; along with many nieces, nephews, and dear friends.

Funeral services took place Tuesday, Jan. 8 at 11 a.m. at Woodlake Lutheran Church in Richfield. Interment was at Fort Snelling National Cemetery.

There was visitation Tuesday at the church one hour prior to the service.

The Morris Nilsen Chapel handled the arrangements; www.morrisnilsen.com.

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