Elizabeth Amanda Johnston
July 25, 1911 - July 31, 2010


Elizabeth A. Johnston, age 99, passed away peacefully on July 31, 2010 at Edgewood Vista in Brainerd. Elizabeth was born July 25, 1911 in Brainerd to Lewis and Minnie (Eide) Paulson. She married Wallace Irwin Johnston on December 8, 1928 in Brainerd. Elizabeth was a lifelong resident of Brainerd, where she touched many hearts. She will be remembered as a loving mother.

Elizabeth was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Wallace; son, Marlin Johnston; granddaughter, Lori Johnston; 2 great-grandchildren; 5 brothers: Lawrence, John, Ed, Leo, and Phillip; and one sister, Mardell Hertel.

Survived by seven children, Jewel (Al) Schilling of Brainerd, Loren (Jeanette) Johnston of Carolina Beach, NC, Wallace Jr. (Hope) Johnston of Brainerd, Madonna (Jim) Boser of DeSmet, SD. Robert (Lynn) Johnston of Brainerd, Darlene (Walt) Hillman of Hemet, CA, and Diane Eliseuson of Brainerd, one sister-in-law Thelma Paulson of Brainerd, and 25 Grandchildren, 43 Great-Grandchildren and many Great-Great Grandchildren.

Services will be held at Heritage Assembly of God Church in Baxter on Wednesday August 4, 2010, at 2:00 P.M. Burial will follow the services at Evergreen Memorial Gardens Cemetery of Brainerd. Friend may call at Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home in Brainerd, Tuesday August 3, 2010 from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M, and one hour prior to the service at the church.

Arrangements with Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Traditional Service

Wednesday August 4, 2010, 2:00 PM at Heritage Assembly of God Church
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Tuesday August 3, 2010, 5PM - 8PM at Halvorson-Johnson Funeral Home
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Also Vistation one hour prior to the services on Wednesday at the church.

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