DEBORAH L. JOHNSON
Deborah L Johnson, age 62 of Center City, MN, passed away on March 31, 2017, after complications from a four month battle with cancer. A Mass of Christian Burial was held on Thursday, April 6, at St. Bridget of Sweden Catholic Church in Lindstrom, MN. Interment was at Assembly Area #4 at Fort Snelling National Cemetery. Debbie was born in Britton to Elmer and Muriel Carson. The family relocated to Blaine, MN, in 1968 where she graduated from Coon Rapids Senior High School in 1973. She attended the University of Minnesota before starting a civil service career with the VA in Minneapolis. In 1978 she began her 39 year career with the United States Postal Service. She is survived by her husband, Keith Johnson; two brothers, Dennis (Joy) Carson and Lyndon (Dottie) Carson; and five sisters, Jan (Jim) Smith, DeeAnn (Raymond) Schmidt, Karen (Dennis) Hermansen, Karol Plouffe and Cheryl (Don) Wiseman; as well as many nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and -nephews. She is preceded in death by her mother and father, Muriel and Elmer Carson.