Alice Johnson


Alice Emma Johnson born April 20, 1925 at Waukon, the daughter of Arthur and Edna Hesse Hilmer, and died Saturday, March 6, 2010 at Buchanan County Health Center in Independence following a short illness.
Preceding her in death were her parents, her husband Kenneth Johnson, a son, two brothers and two sisters. Survivors include her six sons; eight grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren; one sister; three brothers and other relatives and friends. A memorial has been set up in her name.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 9, 2010 at the Church of Christ United in Winthrop with Pastor Dean Schlitter officiating. Music provided by Anita Bowden. Casketbearers will be: Jeremy Johnson, Andrew Johnson, Rob Opfer, Charles Main, Pete Gunn, and RayJo Johnson. Honorary bearers will be: Damon Cory, Jason Cory, and Alex Cory. Interment will be in Wilson Cemetery east of Independence.
Friends may call from 4 PM until 8 PM Monday at the Fawcett Funeral Home in Winthrop and after 9:30 A.M. Tuesday at the Church. To send a condolence to the family go to under obituaries.

Published in Independence Bulletin-Journal from Mar. 9 to Mar. 12, 2010