MURIEL ADELINE JOHNSONMuriel A. Johnson, of Carlton, passed away Monday, Sept. 10, 2012 at Inter-Faith Care Center in Carlton.
Muriel A. Johnson, of Carlton, passed away Monday, Sept. 10, 2012 at Inter-Faith Care Center in Carlton.
She was born April 18, 1920 in Cloquet to Frank and Hannah (Peterson) Milberger.
Muriel was united in marriage to Kenneth E. Johnson on Aug. 20, 1941 in Cloquet. Muriel and Kenny lived most of their life in Esko, Minn., but returned to Cloquet. Muriel worked at the Wood Conversion in Cloquet and Garon Knitting Mills in Duluth.
She was a lifelong member of Our Savior's Lutheran Church of Cloquet.
Muriel was preceded in death by her parents; husband Kenneth; brothers, Harry "Vernie" and wife Gladys Milberger, Gordon Milberger, William "Shorty" and wife Lorraine Milberger; daughter-in-law, Linda Johnson; brothers-in-law, Robert Johnson and Lloyd and wife Virginia Johnson.
She is survived by sons, David (Bobbie Burns) Johnson of Cloquet and Duane (Marilyn) Johnson of Barnum; grandchildren, Dana (Kevin) Erkkila of Cloquet, David (Jen) Johnson and Jodi Johnson of Duluth; great-grandchildren, Heather and Ryan Erkkila, Dillon Johnson and Halle; Muriel's little sister and best friend, Mary Warner of Cloquet; sisters-in-law, Mardel Milberger of Carlton and Marie (John) Norman or Arizona; and numerous nieces and nephews.
VISITATION: 12:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012 until the 1:30 p.m. memorial service in Our Savior's Lutheran Church in Cloquet, followed with a luncheon in the fellowship hall. Inurnment will be at Fort Snelling National Cemetery in Minneapolis. The family has selected Nelson Funeral Care of Cloquet to assist them with arrangements. See the family online guest book at www.nelsonfuneralcare.net
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