Sarah Jo Johnson
MINNEAPOLIS, MN - Sarah was born March 11, 1987 in La Crosse, Wisconsin to Greg and Nancy Johnson. She passed away on July 7, 2021 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, suddenly and unexpectedly from natural causes.
Sarah was baptized May 10, 1987 and confirmed May 6, 2001 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church by Pastor J.L. Mattes.
Sarah is survived by her parents; sister, Ellen Johnson; grandparents: Lowell and Mary Jo Peterson many aunts; uncles and cousins. Her paternal grandparents: Bob Johnson and Betty Klenert and step-grandfather, Bob Klenert, predeceased Sarah.
Sarah was a summer student at Northwestern University when she was 13 and 14 years old, and at age 16 she was a Congressional Page in Washington, D.C. Sarah graduated from Logan High School and University of Minneapolis. She was employed at Fairview Hospital in Minneapolis and was accepted by two universities to begin working on her Masters in Health Care Administration.
Sarah loved horses and many of her favorite memories were at the Red Rock Stable with Dave and Kathie Sullivan, leading trail rides and caring for horses.
Visitation will be held at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in La Crescent, Minnesota July 26, 2021 from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m., with a private burial at a later time.
Memorials can be directed to the La Crosse County Humane Society.