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Loren L. Johnson

April 16, 1945 ~ June 23, 2017 (age 72)

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Memorial Service
July 15, 2017

10:00 AM
Norwalk Christian Church
701 Main Street
Norwalk, Iowa 50211

Loren L. Johnson, age 72, of Norwalk, died in the comfort of his home on Friday morning, June 23, 2017.  

A memorial service will be 10 a.m. Saturday, July 15th at the Norwalk Christian Church.  For directions to the church, on-line condolences and to send flowers follow the links below or call (515) 981-0700.

Memorial contributions to the Norwalk Christian Church - Mechanical Fund or Lewy Body Foundation at the Mayo Clinic will be accepted.

Loren was born on April 16, 1945 to Clarence and Elsie (Pipal) Johnson in Homer, Nebraska. He attended a one room country school through eighth grade and graduated from Emmerson High School in Emmerson, Nebraska.

Loren served his country honorably with two years in the United States Army, where he was stationed at Fort Hood, Texas.  After his time in the military he attended the University of South Dakota and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Accounting.

Loren worked as an accountant for Meredith and R&R Donnelly in Des Moines, Iowa for 30 years until he retired in 2001. After his retirement he spent many wonderful hours with his horses and caring for the acreage he loved near Norwalk.

Loren is survived by his wife Mary; a son Mathew (Carolyn) Johnson; a daughter Andrea (Steven) McKay; his sister Ramona Paulsrud, a step-granddaughter Lily McKay; and many extended family members.

He is preceded in death by his parents.

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