In Memory of




Obituary for Illela "Dee" Johnson

Memorial services for Illela "Dee" Johnson age 83 of Beemer, NE are currently pending at the Minnick Funeral Home in West Point, NE.

Dee passed away on Monday, November 25, 2019 at St. Francis Memorial Hospital in West Point, NE.

Illela Audriene Johnson was born on November 20, 1936 in Bloomfield, IA to Clarence and Mattie (York) Fuller. Dee attended school in Farnamville, IA, graduating from Farnamville High School in 1955. After high school, Dee worked at the hospital in Jefferson, IA.

On February 5, 1956, she was united in marriage to Harold Johnson in Farnamville, IA. They couple lived in several communities in Iowa and Minnesota following Harold’s employment. In 2001, the couple moved to Beemer, NE. Their home was always open to assist family and friends.

Dee attended the Family Worship Center in West Point, NE. She enjoyed cooking, camping, loved her family, and loved her Lord.

Survivors include-
Husband-Harold Johnson of Beemer, NE
Children- Ricky Lee Johnson of Worthington, MN
Robin Dean Johnson of Beemer, NE
Ralene (Johnson) and Steve Swisher of Allen, TX
Rodney Harold Johnson of Beemer, NE
1 Granddaughter-Angel and Jessie Smith and son-Gunnar
1 Grandson-Jaxx Swisher

Brother-Charles Fuller of Spirit Lake, IA
Sister-Sue Dunlap of Des Moines, IA

Dee was preceded in death by her parents, four brothers-Russell, Robert, Joe, and Gary Fuller, and two sisters-Charlene Pate and Karen Carner.