JOHNSON EvelynPosted: February 27th, 2013
December 13, 1929 – February 22, 2013
Evelyn Christina Johnson passed away peacefully on Friday, February 22, 2013 at Claresholm, Alberta. Evelyn was born in Lethbridge, Alberta on December 13, 1929 to Hans and Lena Nordlund.
Evelyn received all of her education in Lethbridge and married Evereth Johnson on November 13, 1948. At that time she moved to the farm east of Stavely, where they raised their family of four children. Evelyn was a quiet and gentle person who enjoyed time with her family, the close friendship of Ruth Burbank and the companionship of her pet dogs. Evelyn was a member of the Stavely Rebekahs for over 60 years.
Evelyn is survived by her two sons, Bernie Johnson and Barry (Connie) Johnson; and her granddaughter Kristina. She is also survived by her daughter Wendy McAuley; her granddaughter Susan Robinson; her great-grandchildren, Keegan and Kayla; her grandson Noel McAuley (Lindsay); and her great-grandchildren, Cooper, Olivia and Macy. Evelyn was predeceased by her husband Evereth; her parents, Hans and Lena; her son Brian Johnson; and a great-grandson Bryce Bosma.
A private family service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice.
Condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.leydens.com. Arrangements entrusted to LEYDEN’S FUNERAL HOME, Claresholm. Tel: 403-625-3212.