Dorothy V. Johnson

Dorothy Victoria (Lange) Johnson, 95, of Nokomis passed away at 1:25 a.m., Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019, at Tremont Ridge in Hillsboro.

She was born Nov. 28, 1923, in Carlinville to Otto and Nellie (Wiese) Lange. She married Orville Johnson on June 15, 1947; he survives.

Mrs. Johnson was raised on a farm near Carlinville and graduated from Carlinville High School. She worked at Farmer’s Merchant Bank, Prairie Farms Creamery and Production Credit Association in Hillsboro and was a homemaker and farm wife in rural Nokomis. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Nokomis, Trinity Lutheran couples Club and Pork Producers.

In addition to her husband, surviving are her children, Duane (Chis), David and Delores; grandchildren, Kyle, Karen, Dayna and Adam; great-grandchildren, Owen, Logan and Evan; and a sister, Melba Dugan.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Edna Allen; and a daughter-in-law, Lois.

Visitation was held Saturday, March 2, from 9-10:45 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church; services followed at 11 a.m. with Pastor Bert Eickhoff officiating. Burial was in St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery in rural Nokomis.

Memorials may be made to Trinity Lutheran Church in Nokomis.