January 1, 1970 ~ July 8, 2007
Gene A. Johnson, 69, Fargo, ND died, Sunday, July 8, 2007 in Innovis Health Systems, Fargo, ND.
Gene A. Johnson was born January 23, 1938 in Kindred, ND, the son of Irvin and Mildred Johnson. He grew up there, attended rural grade school, and graduated from Leonard High School, Leonard, ND. He worked for a time in Milwaukee, WI. Gene and Gloria Zimmerman were married September 6, 1958 at Bethel Moravian Church in Leonard. They lived in Fargo and Kindred before moving to Leonard where he worked at Woods Farmers Elevator for a number of years. They moved to Fargo and he worked at Corwin Automotive until retiring.
He is survived by his wife, Gloria; and son, Gordell (Jennifer) Johnson, Fargo; brothers, Duane (Eunice) Johnson, Fargo, ND and Roger (Barbara) Johnson, Kindred, ND; a sister, Ilene (Laverne) Bolstad, Fargo; four grandchildren, Jeremy Johnson, Joby Johnson, Kayla Watne, and Jacob Johnson; two great grandchildren, Caleb Johnson and Cameron Johnson.
He is preceded in death by his son, Gregory Johnson, his daughter, Gail Watne, and his brother, Clayton Johnson.
Visitation: 5-7 p.m., Tuesday, July 10, 2007, Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Fargo, ND
Prayer Service: 6:30 p.m., Tuesday, Bethlehem Lutheran Church
Funeral: 10 a.m., Wednesday, July 11, 2007, Bethlehem Lutheran Church
Burial: 12:30 p.m., Wednesday, West Prairie Cemetery, Kindred, ND
Arrangements by Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo, ND
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