Bernath, Dorothy Margaret
B: 30 Mar 1908, Hill Township, Kittson County, Minnesota
M: 27 Mar 1937, Porter R. Johnson, at Crookston, MN b. 7/31/03 d. 8/27/77
FN: John Nicholas Bernath
MN: Jessie Doig
June Gwendlyn Bernath (adopted by Jessie Doig Bernath)
B: 04 Jun 1927, St. Vincent, Minnesota
D: 27 Sep 1992, Buried: Greenwood Cemetery, Hallock, Minnesota
M: 27 Nov 1948, William Merton (Bill) Moore I, at St. Vincent, MN b. 02/03/25
Porter R. Johnson, 74, 720 N. Fifth Street, died Tuesday at a Fargo hospital from head injuries received in a fall last week. He fell while painting.
Mr. Johnson was born July 31, 1903, at Buffalo, N.D. On March 27, 1937, he was married to Dorothy Bernath at Crookston, Minn. Mr. Johnson worked for the Northwestern Bell Telephone Company for 41 years retiring in 1968. In 1940, he moved to Grand Forks.
Mr. Johnson was a member of the Communication Workers of America, the Telephone Pioneers of America, Lake Agassiz Council, United Commercial Travelers, the Eagles, Kem Temple and its director staff and several Masonic orders.
Survivors include his wife; one sister, Mrs. Gertie Anderson, Fargo; and one nephew, Howard Anderson, Fargo.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the Adams Funeral Home, Grand Forks, with burial at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home with Masonic services at 8 p.m.
- - Grand Forks Herald.