Tom J. Johnson
Tom J. Johnson, age 49, of Baxter, died unexpectedly at North Memorial Medical Center on Thursday, January 11th. He was born in Brainerd, MN to Marv and Judy (Hoskins) Johnson.
Tom was a hard worker and always had a smile on his face. If you needed anything, he was sure to have it in his garage! Tom was always willing to help and would have done anything for his wife, daughters, and friends. He enjoyed sitting on the beaches of Mexico, boating on Gull and Cross Lake, deer hunting, and participating in fantasy football leagues.
He is survived by his wife, Leola; daughters, Caelan (Joe Dunlap), McKennan, and Karsan Johnson; father, Marv Johnson and mother, Judy Johnson; parents-in-law, Tracy and Sharon Karlson, and Laura and Gary Olson; special aunt, Charlotte Wheeler; brothers and sisters-in-law, Lisa and Lenny Parks, and Tracy and Jackie Karlson; numerous nieces and nephews, two great-nephews, cousins, and many friends.
Tom is preceded in death by special grandparents, Charles and Aggie Johnson.
Visitation will be from 4-7pm on Wednesday, January 17th at St. Francis Catholic Church with a prayer service at 7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11am on Thursday, January 18th with a visitation one hour prior to the service. Burial will follow at Evergreen Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are with Nelson-Doran Funeral Home.