Graveside services for Hansel Leon Johnson, 92, of Middleton,
who died Wednesday, April 25, 1990, at the
hospital of natural causes, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday,
April 30, at the Middleton Cemetery, Middleton.
Pastor H. Lee Baker of
the First United
Church, Middleton, will officiate
under the direction of Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.
Family and friends are
asked to meet at the cemetery.
Johnson was born Sept. 8, 1897, at
Chautauqua County, Kan., a son of Issac H. and Arminta Kinnamen
Johnson. He married
Alta Johnson, April 3, 1 1920, at
They moved to
Winfield, Kan., where he was employed by various oil
companies. They moved to
in 1945, where they owned and operated a farm until his wife's
death, in 1965. He
retired soon after and moved to Middleton.
He married Gladys
Alexander in Flippin, Ark., May 27, 1969. The
couple lived in Middleton until his death.
He was a longtime member of the Middleton Grange.
He will be dearly missed by all hat knew and love him.
Survivors include his wife, Gladys; two sons and
daughters-in-law, Carl and Jo Ann Johnson of Boise and Larman
and June John Johnson of Modesto, Calif.; two stepsons and
daughters-in-law, Jack and Betty Alexander of Middleton and
Clyde and Melvina Alexander of Scottsdale, Ariz.; four
stepdaughters and sons-in-law, Mary Alexander of Middleton,
Pete and Peggy Araquistain of Caldwell, Fred and Gwen
Hoelscher of Plymouth, Ill., and ray and Lour Autn of Phoenix,
Ariz.; a dear friend, Joyce Kelso of Middleton; 25
grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; ; a
great-great-grandchild; and a brother, Doyle Johnson of Peel,
He was preceded in death by his first wife, his parents
and a sister.
The family suggests memorials be made to the Middleton
Grange, c/o Mrs. M.A. Watkins, 10669 Hwy 44, Middleton, 83644.
Friends may call today from 1 to 6 p.m. and Monday from 9 a.m.
until noon at the Flahiff Funeral Chapel, Caldwell.