Kenneth W. Johnson
OBITUARY: "KENNETH W. JOHNSON
Kenneth W. Johnson, 80, of 5307 19th Ave., Moline, died Friday at Lutheran Hospital in Moline.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Monday at Esterdahl Chapel, Moline. Burial will be in Riverside Cemetery, Moline.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Moline, of which he was a member.
He was born in Moline. He married Johanna E. Poster in March 1929 in Moline. He was employed as a maintenance worker at John Deere Harvester for 18 years, retiring in 1969.
He was an Army veteran of World War II, and a member of the U.A.W. Retirees Chapter 865. He bowled with the Thursday seniors mixed bowling league.
Surviving are his widow, two sons, Donavan K., Moline, and Stephen K., Grand Prairie, Texas; two daughters, Phyllis L. Jones, Moline, and Barbara Ann Johnson, Penngrove, Calif., 11 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren." [Section 12 - Lot 700CG]
Source: The Moline Dispatch & Rock Island Argus Newspaper, Page 21, Saturday, 10 may 1986; Moline Public Library, microfilm copy, Moline, Illinois 61265; Obtained: 22 May 2014, and transcribed 24 May 2014, by S.L. Juhl RNBSC, Compiler & Genealogist.
SOURCE OF BURIAL: Riverside Cemetery Extract of Sextons Records 1873 - September 2011, Book 1 - Surnames A - J, Moline, Rock Island county, Illinois; Moline Public Library in Moline, Illinois 61265; 22 May 2014.