Olive C. Johnson, age 93, of 1324 Minnesota Avenue, Gladstone, passed away Monday evening October 24, 2008 at the Christian Park Health Care Center in Escanaba where she was a resident.
Olive was born March 18, 1915 in Ensign the daughter of Conrad and Carrie (Goodman) Lindquist. Olive was united in marriage to Henning Johnson on August 8, 1936 and he preceded her in death on December 6, 1987.
Olive enjoyed cooking, baking, sewing, crocheting, and working in her flower garden. Olive was an excellent cook and she had cooked at many of the local restaurants, and for the Christian Park Center and Village. She was a member of the Grace Church in Gladstone.
Son; Ray (Sharon) Johnson of Gladstone
Daughter; Virgie (Cecil) Anderson of Prior Lake, MN
Carrie (Tim) Ostigaard of Byers, CO
Carmen (Charlie) Hatch of Prior Lake, MN
Conrad (Jodi) Anderson of Prior Lake, MN
Corrine (Spencer) Nunemaker of Prior Lake, MN
Wendy (Robert) Manthey of Maple Grove, MN
Bruce (Corine) Johnson of Lino Lakes, MN
Jennifer (Jeff) Haase of Fruitport, MI
26 great grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her parents and husband, Olive was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Wallace Lindquist and Titus Chaulklin, and 2 sisters, Lenora Stevenson and Freda Foster.