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1933 Margella 2020

Margella Johnson

August 2, 1933 — June 27, 2020

New Richland

A visitation for Margella LaVoy Johnson will be held from 4:00 - 6:00 PM on Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at the Bonnerup Funeral Service - Ellendale Chapel in Ellendale, MN. Burial will immediately follow at Graceland Cemetery in Albert Lea.

Margella was born on August 2, 1933 in Steele County, Minnesota to Lloyd and Mabel (Erickson) Johnson.

Margella was born on and spent her entire life living on the family farm, raising both cattle and crops. She had a kind and caring heart, was family oriented (especially with her cousin, Dennis) and was a lover of cats. Margella was a people person and always enjoyed being around others. She was also fond of writing letters to her friends and would always sign them “Sunny Beaver Lake”.

Margella passed away on Saturday, June 27, 2020 at her beloved home.

She is survived by numerous cousins and their families as well as many other loving relatives.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Lloyd and Mabel; and her brother, Lester.

In lieu of flowers, please send memorials to your local Humane Society.

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Wednesday, July 1, 2020

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Central time)

Bonnerup Funeral Service - Albert Lea

2210 East Main Street, Albert Lea, MN 56007

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