Harold Johnson, 91

Published 12:47 pm Saturday, December 24, 2011

Harold Johnson

Harold Johnson, 91, of Austin, died Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Austin.

Harold was born April 13, 1920, in Bricelyn, to Anton and Cena (Wangen) Johnson. On Dec. 7, 1944, he was united in marriage to Margaret “Peg” Cummings and shared 67 wonderful years together. They were blessed with five children, 11 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Survivors include his wife, Margaret “Peg” Johnson, Austin; children: Bev Larson, Austin, Barb (Bruce) Beeman, Austin, Rick (Michele) Johnson, Austin, Nancy (Larry) Espe, Zimmerman, Ron (Jean) Johnson, Maple Grove; 11 granchildren; seven great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

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He is preceded in death by many loved ones.

A funeral mass will be celebrated 1 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 27, 2011, at Queen of Angels Catholic Church with Father Dale Tupper officiating. There will be a 6:30 p.m. wake service on Monday at Mayer Funeral Home where friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. and one hour before the service at the church on Tuesday. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery.