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Wilma J. Johnson May 26, 1916 - Sept. 24, 2008

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ROCHESTER -- Wilma Jocelyn Johnson, 92, of Rochester, formerly of Willmar, died Wednesday at Madonna Towers in Rochester.

The service will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Rochester Covenant Church. Burial will follow at Oak Knoll Cemetery in Princeton.

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Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Monday at the church. The Ranfranz and Vine Funeral Home of Rochester is handling arrangements.

She was born May 26, 1916, in Dawson to Walfred and Hannah (Swenson) Anderson. She graduated from Dawson High School and attended business school at Minnehaha Academy in Minneapolis.

She married Kenneth W. Johnson on Jan. 26, 1946. She worked in health care for many years and, at age 52, completed her degree as a medical records technician and worked as the medical records supervisor at the Princeton Community Hospital. She retired in 1978 and moved to Willmar to be near family, and, in 2000, she moved to Rochester to be near her daughter.

She is survived by two daughters: Norma Jean (and Peter) Strommen, and Rebecca (and Thomas) Koelln; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and her brother: Wendell.

She was preceded in death by her husband; one son: Ross; one sister; and one brother.

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