"Al" Johnson, age 85, of Columbia Heights. Preceded in death by wife, Rose; daughter, Dianne; 4 sisters and 1 brother. He will be deeply missed by children, Cheryl (Robert) Brezny, Margie Johnson, Jeannie (Jon) Perovich; grandchildren, Shelly, Chris (Tera), Shawn (Brigitte), Lesley, Ashley, Katie, Joey; great-grandchildren, Nicole, Mathew, Luke, Jacob, Issabelle Rose, Baby Brezny; great- granddaughter, Jayden; sisters, Virgina Malchow, Helen Koch; nieces, nephews, many other family and friends. Visitation Saturday, 5-8 PM at the funeral home (831 40th Ave NE) with prayers at 7 PM. Mass of Christian Burial Monday, 10 AM at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church (4030 Jackson St. NE 763- 788-9062) with visitation 1 hour prior at the church. Interment Gethsemane Cemetery. Miller-Methven-Taylor Col. Hts. 763-789-3338
Published in the Star Tribune on 7/31/2004.