Dorothy F. Johnson 1922-2008

Dorothy Frieda Johnson, 86, of Sedona, died Nov. 13, 2008. She was born Aug. 7, 1922, in Nicollet, Minn., the daughter of Christopher and Bertha Kranz.

She was a graduate of St. Peter High School in St. Peter, Minn.

Mrs. Johnson worked at the Minneapolis Star & Tribune and in the service and hospitality industries. She was a member of the Full Gospel Church. She will be remembered as a beloved sister, mother and grandmother.

She leaves four sons, Gary (Sarah) of North Dakota, Cary (Elaine) of Minnesota, Lowell (Joan) of Arizona, Lyle Jr. (Patty) of Oregon and Edward (Sandra) of Arizona; two daughters, Cheryl Clinton (Patrick) of Minnesota and Janet Heilman (Michael) of California; a brother, Harvey Kranz of Minnesota; 22 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

A private memorial service at the home of Edward and Sandra Johnson.

An online guestbook is available at


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