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Newell V. Johnson, 82

Cottage Grove,Minnesota 55016
Newell V. Johnson, 82
Cottage Grove Minnesota 7584 80th Street South 55016

Newell V. Johnson, 82, was called home to the Lord on Friday, Aug. 30.

He was a Korean War vet and longtime Teamster of Local 120.

Preceded in death by parents Emma and J. Elmer Johnson; sister Sybil Harmen; and daughter Shirley.

Survived by loving wife of 39 years, Mary Johnson; brother Meritt Johnson; children Jean (Pete), Len (Cindy), Rose, Robert, Rebecca (Dan), Miranda, Patty, Lisa (David), Scott (Delisa), Sherri, and Sandy (Steve); 22 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1, at Oakwood Church, 1388 Point Douglas Rd. S., St. Paul, MN 55119. Visitation will be from 1-3 p.m. at the church, with private burial at Newport Cemetery.

Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers. We would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Woodlyn Heights for their loving care.