Nancy L Johnson

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 Nancy L Johnson passed away quietly December 6th 2017 after a long battle with cancer. She was born February 9th 1944 to Adolph and Edna (Rempher) Bonnett in Aberdeen, SD where they resided on a farm until they bought a little family restaurant in Ipswich, SD. Nancy graduated from Washington High School in Sioux Falls. While working at a truck stop with her father in Sioux Falls she met Wesley L. Johnson and they were later married in Luverne, MN on March 15th, 1962. They had 4 children. Nancy & Wesley lived in many different towns, cities, and states, until they made their home in Chamberlain, SD. Nancy worked as a bartender until they purchased the Office Bar which she owned for a few years. She later took a position as the kitchen manager at the Marina and worked there until she moved to Watertown where she worked at Sunshine. She then moved back to Sioux Falls to help take care of her youngest granddaughter Alexis, her angel. Nancy had the biggest heart and would help anyone with anything if possible. She loved unconditionally all of those that came into her family. Nancy loved cooking, playing Bingo, playing cribbage, rolling dice, and trying her luck on video lottery. Nancy was a seasoned seamstress and skilled in the art of crocheting. Nancy’s dream of going to Las Vegas one last time will be lived on through her family this spring. Grateful for sharing her life are her children, Patricia Johnson, Chamberlain, SD, Michael (Lori) Johnson, Sioux Falls, SD, Jennifer Johnson (Tanner McManus), Sioux Falls, SD; 10 Grandchildren Justin, Anthony, Chelsea, Jacob, Taisha, Tyler, Christopher, Devlin, Taylor and Alexis; 6 Great Grandchildren; brother Richard (Edie) Bonnett, Calgary Canada; sister Janice Mack, Madison, WI; many nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, 1 great-grandson, Wesley Anthony Deemer, and her daughter Peggy Johnson. Family assisted by Miller Funeral Home, 507 S. Main Ave., Sioux Falls, SD (605) 336-2640. www.MillerFH. com

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