Still Oaks Funeral & Memorial Home
1217 Suncook Valley Hwy
Epsom, NH 03234
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JOHNSON, Iver 94, died Monday, April 25, 2016 in Salem, NH. He was the son of Walter O. and Elsie M. (Garrity) Johnson and a graduate of the Huntington School in Boston. Iver served in the US Coast Guard during World War II as a Seaman 1st Class on destroyer escorts convoy duty. He worked many years in the family business, Iver Johnson Sporting Good, Co. in Boston, prior to his involvement in building and land development in New Hampshire and Maine. He was predeceased by his wife of 58 years, Emogene (Redmer) Johnson; a daughter, Barbara Johnson; and a brother, Walter Johnson. He is survived by a daughter, Karen Oakley of North Andover; a son, Alan Johnson of Penacook, NH; 6 grandchildren, Andrea Kennedy, Rob Quirk, Lauren Oakley, Katie Oakley, Christine Healy and Michael Oakley; and great grandchildren. Friends and family are gathering Thursday, April 28 from 9:30 to11:30 AM at the Still Oaks Funeral & Memorial Home, 1217 Suncook Valley Hwy. in Epsom, NH. A special time of remembrance will take place at 11:15 AM. The family wishes to express their gratitude to the staff at Greystone Farm at Salem for their kind and loving care of Iver. In addition, Mr. Johnson wished to offer thanks and love to all who helped him in so many ways during the last few years of his life. For your convenience an on-line guestbook is available at

Published in The Boston Globe on Apr. 27, 2016
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