|Diane L. Johnson, 54|
|Written by TRF Times|
Moorhead - Diane L. Johnson, 54, of Moorhead and formerly of Thief River Falls, died Saturday, November 12, 2005 at MeritCare Hospital in Fargo, N.D.
A memorial gathering was held on Sunday, November 20 at Wright Funeral Home in Moorhead. A memorial service followed on Monday, November 21, at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Moorhead. Interment was held at St. Hilaire Community Cemetery in St. Hilaire.
Diane was born September 14, 1951 in Fordville, N.D., to Rudolph and Hermina Jehlicka. She grew up and attended school in Fordville, until the seventh grade, Thief River Falls, until 10th grade, and graduated high school in 1969 from Mount McGill in San Diego, Calif.
She worked and traveled throughout California and the Midwest, until finally settling in Moorhead where she worked at Port a Medic as office coordinator.
She was diagnosed in 2003 and fought a courageous battle with lung cancer.
Diane is survived by her husband, Tony; her parents, Rudolph and Hermina of Denver, Colo.; two sons, Cory Johnson of Moorhead and Trent Johnson of Moorhead; one stepson, Capt. Trace Johnson of Enterprise, Ala.; two sisters, Paula (Barry) Wilderman, Denver, Colo., and Patricia (Roger) Hoyt of Stillwater.
Diane was preceded in death by one brother, Rudolph “Sonny.”