Laurence “Larry” A. Johnson, age 77, of Dalbo Township passed away December 11, 2017 at home. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, December 16th at Salem Lutheran Church in Dalbo with a time for visiting starting one hour prior to the service at the church. Interment will be in Salem Lutheran Cemetery in the Spring.
Laurence “Larry” Alfred Johnson was born on February 25, 1940 in Brunswick, Minnesota to Leslie and Mary “Maxine” (Snyder) Johnson. He grew up on his family farm. He graduated from Ogilvie High School. Larry worked at John Deere in Cambridge for many years before moving on to a jailer for Isanti County and eventually retiring from Stearns County Jail. He was a member of the Dalbo Fire Department and also a member of Dalbo Township Board. He enjoyed camping, fishing, mowing lawn and putzing around the farm.
Larry passed away December 11, 2017 at home at the age of 77 years, 9 months and 16 days. He is preceded in death by his parents and brother, Lowell.
He is survived by his wife, Wanda; sons, Patrick (Marcy) Johnson, Kelly (Nicole) Johnson; step-children, Brian (Lisa) Friez, Sara (Brad) Benson, Brent Friez (Melissa); six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; siblings, Suzzane Hopkins, Boyd (Joann) Johnson; sisters-in-law, Florence Johnson, Phyllis Kahler; brother-in-law, Charlie (Vicki) Lundgren; and by many nieces, nephews and friends.