Iver Johnson

Iver Edwin Johnson, 88, Princeton, died Sunday, September 23, 2012 at the Wellstead of Rogers.

Iver was born July 27, 1924 in Aitkin, the son of Albert and Annie Johnson. Iver served in World War II in the 82nd Airborne Division.

He married Harriet Peterson on August 30, 1946 in Litchfield.  They resided in Princeton where Iver had various jobs, which included being co-owner of Iver’s Bakery during the 1960’s.  He also worked at Wicktors Union 76 gas station, the Princeton Liquor Store, and Weisbrod’s Bakery.  He also worked at Federal Cartridge in Anoka from 1965 to 1989.

Iver was a member of the American Legion in Princeton.

Iver enjoyed camping, fishing, music, going for drives and spending time with family and friends.

Iver is survived by his daughters Jackie (Scott) Butler of St. Louis Park, Judy Johnson (Tony Reis) of Brooklyn Park and Pam (Denny) Belanger of Princeton; five grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

Iver was preceded in death by his wife Harriet; brother Alvin and his parents.

Iver resided at the Wellstead of Rogers for the last eight years.

Thank you for the care and companionship he received at the Wellstead of Rogers and the North Memorial Hospice Care.

A service was held on Thursday, September, 27, 2012 at the Freshwaters United Methodist Community, River Campus, Princeton.

Interment was at Oak Knoll Cemetery, Princeton.

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