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Alfred Manley Johnson

January 7, 1933 ~ November 22, 2023 (age 90) 90 Years Old

Alfred Johnson Obituary

Our loving father Alfred Manley Johnson, age 90 passed peacefully from this earth surrounded by his children on November 22, 2023, at Grand Village in Grand Rapids MN.

Dad was born Jan 7th, 1933, to Ada and Alfred Johnson in Beaulieu, MN. He attended elementary and junior high school in Effie MN and completed his GED in 1973 while living in Bigfork. He enlisted in the Army on April 15th, 1950, attended basic training at Fort Ord CA and was assigned to the 1st Inf Division in Germany. After his discharge he returned to Minnesota, met, and married Joy Marie Hennagir in September 1953. Dad was a jack of all trades, working jobs in carpentry and construction and was an employee of Rajala Lumber Company for over 44 years, working as Sawyer, Timber Cruiser, and Logging Crew Foreman. Dad and Mom loved to travel and for many years during Spring Breakup they would head out west. Dad was a dedicated poker player and won many casino tournaments during their travels.

Manley is survived by daughter Cindy (Frank); son Steve (Cynthia); daughter Ivi; sister Helen (Joe); brother James; grandchildren Kelly; Shereen; Stacey; Peter; Matthew; Kyle; Eric; twenty great grandchildren and multiple nieces and nephews.

Preceded in death by wife Joy, mother Ada, father Alfred; brother(s) Leslie; Vernie; and George; sister(s) Betty; Margaret; Marlys; Irene “Mitzi;” and Nellie Jo.

Visitation will be at 1:00 p.m. at the Bigfork Presbyterian Church with Funeral Service to follow at 2:00 p.m.

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November 27, 2023

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Bigfork Presbyterian Church
P.O Box 1
Bigfork, MN 56628

Funeral Service
November 27, 2023

2:00 PM
Bigfork Presbyterian Church
P.O Box 1
Bigfork, MN 56628


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