Ruth A. Johnson

Ruth Adeline (Chelgren) Johnson, 94, White Bear Lake, formerly of Forest Lake, died Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2011.

A funeral service will take place at 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 7, 2012 at First Lutheran Church 4000 Linden St., White Bear Lake. Family visitation will take place one hour prior to the service.

A private family interment is planned.

She is survived by one son, Stuart Johnson; grandchildren Sarah Jackson, Jennifer Wake, Robert Liesenfeld and Rachael Ladd.

She was preceded in death by her husband, former Faith Lutheran Church pastor, the Rev. Frank Johnson; one daughter, Susan Johnson; one grandson Adam Spangler, brothers Alfred, George, Paul and Roy Chelgren; sisters Millie Chelgren, Esther Swanson and Hildur Swanson.

Cards and memorials to the charity of choice may be sent to the family in care of Mattson Funeral Home, 343 North Shore Drive, Forest Lake, MN 55025.

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