Lynn Johnson
1933 - 2020
KEARNEY - Lynn Johnson, 86, of Kearney died Thursday, Nov. 12, 2020, at CHI Health Good Samaritan in Kearney.
Private family memorial services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at First Lutheran Church in Kearney with the Rev. Drs. Rick Carlson and Michelle Holley Carlson officiating.
Inurnment will follow at Kearney Cemetery.
The service will be livestreamed through the First Lutheran Church website. The public is invited to attend a time of remembrance 4-6 p.m. Sunday at O'Brien Straatmann Redinger Funeral Home in Kearney.
Due to concerns over COVID-19, the family will not be present but encourages anyone who would like to pay their respects to please attend.
The family would like to thank everyone for their kindness, support and prayers during this difficult time.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Lynn Johnson Scholarship at the University of Nebraska at Kearney, the First Lutheran Church or to Kearney Volunteer Fire Department.
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Published by Kearney Hub on Nov. 13, 2020.
Memorial Gathering
4:00p.m. - 6:00p.m.
O'Brien-Straatmann-Redinger Funeral Home
4115 Ave. N P.O. Box 2344, Kearney, NE 68847
Memorial service
First Lutheran Church
livestreamed through the First Lutheran Church website, Kearney , Nebraska
Funeral services provided by:
O'Brien-Straatmann-Redinger Funeral Home
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Oh Bernie, my heart is breaking! Lynn was one of the most wonderful people I have ever known! He was an awesome boss and an awesome colleague! He will be missed! Please know that you and your family are in my prayers!
Connie Cox
November 16, 2020
Thank you for your Service May you be Granted the Caisson of Honor on your journey to a Restful Peace
Francis Durham VFW Dist 10 Chaplain
November 16, 2020
I am deeply sorry to hear of your loss. My family's prayers and thoughts are with you during this times of grief. Although we didn't spend much time together, I remember Lynn well from my childhood in Kearney. May God's peace be with you all.
Elizabeth (Larkowski) Overturf
November 15, 2020
Bernie, we were shocked to read of Lynn´s passage and are thinking of you and your family during this time. Lynn was a fine man that we held in highest regard. He was my advisor at KSC and a very good friend of Jim´s from Luther.
Helen and Jim Karloff
November 15, 2020