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Gertrude “Carrots” Lenore Johnson

November 23, 1928 - November 22, 2022

Gertrude “Carrots” Lenore Johnson, 93, longtime resident of Soudan, currently of Virginia, died Tuesday, November 22, 2022 at Essentia Health-Virginia Care Center in Virginia.

Carrots was born November 23, 1928 in Breitung Township to Hans and Elizabeth (Wirtala) Johnson.

She was raised in Soudan and lived there until 1995, when she moved to Virginia. Carrots married Robert M. Johnson on August 9, 1947. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Tower.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Johnson Sr.; sons, Gerard (Katharine) Johnson and Gordon Johnson; granddaughter, Carey Folman (2016); brothers, Stanley (Helia) Johnson and William (Jean) Johnson; sisters: Leona (William) Gridley, Loraine Anderson, Elaine Sager, and Phoebe (Grant) Smith.

Carrots is survived by her sons, Robert Johnson and Richard (Diane) Johnson; 5 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; and 3 great great grandchildren.

A private burial was held Friday, November 25, 2022.

Arrangements are with Range Funeral Home in Virginia.

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