1932 — 2022
Barbara Johnson, age 89, of Ortonville, MN, passed away on March 10, 2022, at Fairway View Neighborhoods. Memorial services will be held on Thursday, March 17, 2022, at 11 a.m. at First English Lutheran Church in Ortonville, MN. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church on Thursday. Inurnment will be at Mound Cemetery in Ortonville. Barbara Joan (Gruse) Johnson was born on July 15, 1932, in Ortonville, MN, to Mahlen "Rummy" and Ramona (Alsaker) Gruse. Barb grew up in Ortonville and attended school there, graduating from Ortonville High School with the Class of 1950. Barb attended Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN, earning her degree in history. She...