Mary F. Johnson, age 72, of Isanti died October 1, 2015 at Abbott-Northwestern Hospital. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, October 7th at Main Street Church, 6500 Main Street, North Branch with Dr. Christopher Kneen officiating.(Pastor Ralph is out of town.) A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be in Our Saviour’s Lutheran Cemetery.
Mary Frances Johnson was born October 8, 1942 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Fred and Frances (Leeman) Berg. She was raised in the Twin Cities area and graduated from Roosevelt High School. In 1990 Mary and Ronald Johnson were married. They lived in East Bethel and in 1994 moved to Isanti. Mary was very involved at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in East Bethel for many years. She served 20 years with the food shelf, worked as secretary, was involved in retreats and also sang in the choir. Mary was more recently active at Main Street Church in North Branch where she also has served as secretary.
Mary especially loved camping, fishing and the outdoors. She was also very talented at knitting, sewing, painting and crocheting; making many special things for her kids and grandkids. She was a loving, devoted, active, special person who will be dearly missed.
Mary Johnson passed away October 1, 2015 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital at the age of 72 years, 11 months and 23 days. She was preceded in death by her parents and by a granddaughter, Hope.
Mary will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 25 years, Ron; children, Cheryl (Blaine) Taylor, Daniel Williams, Jeff (Dawn) Williams, Andy (Lori) Williams, and Jason, (Cheryl) Williams; step-children, Mike Johnson, and Don (Jeanne) Johnson; sister, Beth DeCorsey (Tom); 9 grandchildren, Jamie, Katie, Jeff Jr. (Rachael), Jenny (Al), Chris, Cam, Brandon (MacKenzie), Kirsten and Hannah; 8 great-grandchildren, Kiera, Scott, Ayden, Aryana, Haylee, Hayden, Harper and Hunter; nieces, nephews, and by many other relatives and friends.