Margaret A. Johnson

December 2, 1921 - February 3, 2013


Visitation: Visitation will be Wednesday from 1-8 p.m., family present 6-8 p.m., at Heritage Funeral Home in Sioux Falls, SD. A prayer service will begin at 7 p.m.
Service: Funeral services will begin at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7 at Shalom Lutheran Church, Harrisburg, SD.

Margaret A. Johnson, age 91, died Sunday, February 3, 2013 at Luther Manor in Sioux Falls, SD.  Funeral services will begin at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7 at Shalom Lutheran Church, Harrisburg, SD.  Visitation will be Wednesday from 1-8 p.m., family present 6-8 p.m., at Heritage Funeral Home in Sioux Falls, SD.  A prayer service will begin at 7 p.m. 

          Margaret was born to Oscar and Leela (Shewmaker) Larson on December 2, 1921.  She grew up on a farm NW of Canton.  She attended Prairie Grove Country School and Harrisburg High School, graduating in 1939.  She then attended beauty school and later worked at Morrell’s. 

          On her birthday in 1942 she married Harrold M. Johnson.  They spent most of their married life on their farm southeast of Harrisburg farming and raising their family.

          Margaret was an active member of the Springdale Extension Club and a charter member of Shalom Lutheran Church.

          Grateful for sharing her life are her husband of 70 years, Harrold; daughter, Dalyce (Alan) Myers of Canton, SD; grandchildren, Tami Toumberlin of Sioux Falls and Bret (Tracy)Myers of Centralia, KS; great-granddaughter, Molly Myers of Canton, SD; 3 sisters-in-law; and numerous nieces and nephews.

          She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Clifford, Palmer, and Lawrence; and her son, Craig.

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  1. Dalyce & family,
    Sorry to here the loss of your Mother, Grandmother, and Great-Grandmother. I never met her, but have heard lots from Dalyce. Just wanted to let you know that you are in our thoughts and prayers during your loss. She is in such a better place, but still does not make it easy. Miss you and your family. God Bless each and everyone of you!

  2. Dalyce and family
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Wish we could be there with you at the services. Just know that we are thinking of you as you are thinking of our family going through the same grief and loss. Our mother’s were very special people and it was God’s plan to call them to be by his side just one day apart. He now has two more beautiful angels! Gary and Sandy Edman

  3. Dalyce and family,

    I wish to express my deepest condolence to you and your family. Your mother was
    a very kind lady. She will be missed.
    Wilma