Verna Johnson

October 6, 2018

O’NEILL — Memorial services for Verna Johnson, 90, O’Neill, will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 8, at Christ Lutheran Church in O’Neill. Inurnment will be in the Grimton Cemetery in rural O’Neill at a later date. The Rev. John Nelson will officiate.

Memorial visitation will be 4-6 p.m. Sunday at Biglin’s Mortuary in O’Neill with a 5 p.m. prayer service.

She died Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018, at O’Neill Care and Rehabilitation Center.

Memorials may be directed to Christ Lutheran Church or Grimton Cemetery.


Verna is survived by her sons, Wyn Johnson and spouse Teresa and Larry Johnson and spouse Coni, all of O’Neill; eight grandchildren, Ryan Johnson and spouse Kelly of O’Neill, Tracey Johnson of Lincoln, Kyle Johnson and spouse Allison of Seward, Rachel Hilger and spouse Tyler of O’Neill, Jean Kurtz and spouse Adam of O’Neill, Joan Day and spouse Joshua of Monument, Colo., Cari Ihde and spouse Zechariah of Lincoln, Jordyn Johnson of Lincoln; 13 great-grandchildren; a sister, Neva Cunningham and spouse Vince of Erie, Pa.; sisters-in-law Ardy Miller of Verdigre and Lavon Johnson of Plainview; nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ewalt and Myrtle (Boelter) Miller; her spouse, Lysle; a granddaughter, Lisa Bryant; a brother, Arnold Miller; a sister, Barbara Fults and spouse Larry.

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