Private Family Services for Dorothy Johnson, age 93, of Wayne, will be held at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne. Public Visitation will be at Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne on Saturday from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. She passed away on Wednesday at her home at Kinship Pointe in Wayne. Memorials may be directed to the Johnson Family for later designation. Arrangements are with Hasemann Funeral Home of Wayne.
Dorothy Mae Johnson was born December 1, 1926, in Dixon County, Nebraska to William and Ella Mae (Hinnerichs) Harder. She attended rural Dixon County School District #58 and graduated from Wayne High School in 1944. Dorothy married Melvin A. Johnson February 9, 1946, in Wichita, KS. The couple farmed near Wayne until retiring and moving into Wayne in 1985. She managed Queens Fashion for many years. Dorothy was a member of Our Savior Lutheran Church in Wayne.
Dorothy is survived by her children, Scott (Robin) Johnson of Wayne, Karen Zach of Wayne, and Jannene Jorgensen of Lenox, IA; eight grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; nieces and nephews.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Melvin in 1997; two sons-in-law, Jim Luschen and Orin Zach; one great-granddaughter; four sisters; one brother; and four brothers-in-law.
Dorothy’s family appreciates your thoughts, prayers, and kindness shown to us at this time.