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Wanda Johnson

Tuesday, July 22, 2008

Funeral services for Wanda Johnson, 67, of Sutherland, will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, July 24, 2008, at Church of Christ in Sutherland. Rev. Mike Cooper will officiate the service.

A private family burial will take place at a later date.

Wanda passed away on Friday, July 18, 2008 at Mercy Hospital Medical Center in Sioux City.

Wanda Lou Johnson, the daughter of Morris and Cayce Ione (Nelson) Glasgow, was born on Jan. 23, 1941, in Memphis, Tenn. Her childhood years were spent in Memphis, where she received her education and graduated from Harding Academy.

On July 21, 1960, Wanda married Don Johnson in Las Vegas, Nevada. Following their marriage, the couple lived in California, where she was a stay-at-home mother. Wanda enjoyed being with her children and encouraging their extra-curricular activities. Wanda enjoyed arts and crafts including drawing and tole painting. She loved playing cards and scrabble with friends and family as well as those around the world on the Internet. Wanda enjoyed meeting people and entertaining. She enjoyed travels to Alaska, Thailand, Jamaica, Mexico and Germany. Wanda was a member of the Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and son, Derek.

Wanda is survived by her husband, Don of Sutherland; two daughters: Donna Smith and her husband, Warren and Dee Christenson -- both of Fort Collins, Colo.; her son, Daren Johnson of Portland, Ore.; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and one brother, Jim Glasgow and his wife, Betty of Clovis, Calif.

Memorials may be directed to the American Heart Association

Arrangements are being handled by the Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland.