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The Lord called Kenneth Allen Johnson on June 15, 2014 to join him in his Kingdom.

He was born July 13, 1944 in East Grand Forks, Minn. As a young child, he moved to Fargo, N.D., with his parents and graduated from Fargo Central in 1962. Kenneth earned his BS in math from NDSU in 1966. He married Susan Hendrickson, Dec. 7, 1963. Together they raised three children, and were blessed with six grandchildren.

He worked most of his career as a systems analyst at Control Data in Minneapolis, Minn. Kenneth and Susan moved to Little Pine Lake near Perham in August of 1990. They spent winters in Green Valley, Ariz. Kenneth loved hunting, fishing, NASCAR, fantasy football, cooking, Bison sports, and spending time with family. His wife, children and grandchildren were the light of his life.

Kenneth is survived by his wife, Susan, Perham; his son, Michael Johnson, Fargo; daughters, Julie (Terry Kobernusz) Eddy and Andrea (Jason) Peterson, both of Lakeville, Minn.; six grandchildren; brother, Robert (Shirley) Johnson, and sister, Roberta (Skip) Wetzstein, both of West Fargo, N.D.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and son, David Allen Johnson.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the Wounded Warrior Project.

The memorial service was held June 21, at Hanson-Runsvold Funeral Chapel, Fargo. Visitation was held one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

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