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NAOMI "NICK" IRENE (NICKILA) JOHNSON

NAOMI "NICK" IRENE (NICKILA) JOHNSON

Naomi "Nick" Irene (Nickila) Johnson, 88, passed away peacefully in Redlands, Calif., on Wednesday, June 11, 2014.

She was born May 8, 1926, to Hjalmer and Jenny (Solomen) Nickila in Duluth.

She grew up in Duluth and married Robert "Grumpy" Johnson in 1946.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband in 2011, and her brother, Roy Nickila.

She is survived by her sons, Bobby Johnson (Annie Swindell) of Devore Heights, Calif., Marty Johnson (Jo Angell) of Duluth, and Rick (Wendy) Johnson of Cloquet, Minn.; her sister, Ruth Baker of Tucson, Ariz.; brother-in-law, Richard "Dick" Johnson of Cloquet; granddaughters Alida Johnson (Keith Kern) of Superior, Wis., Amber (AJ) Fisher and great-grandson Braxton Fisher of Duluth, and grandson Ethan (Jamie) Johnson of Esko; and two nephews and six nieces.

PRIVATE FAMILY GATHERING: is planned.

Arrangements by Arrowhead Aftercare of California.

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