Pearl A. Johnson, 94 of Willmar, died Monday August 1 at Bethesda Grand in Willmar.
A funeral service will be held at noon on Monday, August 8 at Blomkest Baptist Cemetery near Blomkest. Visitation will begin at 12:30 p.m., followed by the memorial service at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, August 8 at Peterson Brothers Funeral Home in Willmar. www.petersonbrothers.com
Pearl Amanda (Schatz) Johnson was born on August 27, 1927 on the family farm near Green Isle. She grew up in Green Isle and graduated valedictorian in 1945 from Brownton High School. In 1946, Pearl attended the College of Commerce in Minneapolis. She was employed for over 20 years as a medical secretary technician at the Arlington Health Clinic. On August 8, 1970, Pearl married James Wallace “Wally” Johnson. They call Willmar home and have wintered in Arizona for over 25 years. Pearl also enjoyed traveling across the United States and overseas. Pearl has volunteered at the Rice Memorial Hospital Auxiliary for over 20 years.
She leaves to mourn many nephews and nieces, other relatives and friends.
She was predeceased by her husband, Wally in 2008; his parents and three siblings, Elmer, Edwin and Elsie.