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Ella Johnson

Friday, December 28, 2001

Funeral Services for Ella Berniece Johnson, 83, Fort Dodge, formerly of Aurelia, will be 11 a.m., Thursday, December 27, at the Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Cherokee, with Pastor James Steen and intern Cori Johnson officiating.

Burial will be in the Cherokee Memory Garden Cemetery in Cherokee. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Redig Funeral Home in Aurelia.

Berniece died Friday, December 21, at the Marian Home in Fort Dodge, Iowa.

Ella Berniece Becker was born June 16, 1918, the daughter of Francis and Jessie (McQuin) Becker at Aurelia. On March 18, 1941 Berniece married Harold O. Johnson at the Becker family home south of Cherokee. She was a member of the Bethlehem Lutheran Church, LCW at the church, and Bible Study in Aurelia.

Preceding Berniece in death were her parents, her husband Harold on January 2, 1992, one brother, Lawrence Becker, and one sister, Mabel Peterson.

Survivors include her son, Francis (Frank) and his wife Mary Beth Johnson of Fort Dodge, one daughter Barbara and her husband Larry Glienke of Wilmington, North Carolina, four grandchildren, Jennifer and Eric Johnson of Fort Dodge, and Josh and Chris Glienke of Wilmington, two brothers, Vincent and his wife Ann Becker and Ronald and his wife Lois Becker all of Cherokee, and nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends.