Irene A. Johnson
May 26, 1920 - January 22, 2005
Funeral services for Irene A. Johnson, 84, of Frost were January 27, 2005, at Dell Lutheran Church. Irene died January 22, 2005, at St. Luke's Lutheran Care Center, Blue Earth.
Irene was born May 26, 1920, at Rome Township, daughter of August and Hilda (Berge) Egeness. She was raised and educated in the Frost area. She was married to Harold T. Johnson April 18, 1937. Harold died in 1981 and Irene was later married to George R. Johnson on March 31, 1984, at Dell Lutheran Church. George died in 1991.
Irene was a homemaker and an active 60-year member of Dell Lutheran Church. She made and sold, and was well known for her homemade jellies and jams. She loved taking her fresh vegetables to the farmers market and was very active at the Faribault County Fair with her vegetable and pastry entries, for many years.
She is survived by three sons: Harlen (Janice) Johnson of Winnebago, Terry (Betty Lou) Johnson of Buffalo and Richard (Corrine) Johnson of Frost; one daughter, Lois (Dennis) Hansel of Albert Lea; one brother, Lester (Mavis) Egeness of Frost, and two sisters, Gladys Ludwig and Hazel O'Rourke of Blue Earth; 13 grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.
Irene was preceded in death by her two husbands, two infant sons, five brothers and three sisters.
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