Lori Johnson Obituary

Lori L. Johnson
Lori Johnson
Lori L. Johnson

December 29, 1958 - July 27, 2008
Born in Cedar Rapids, IA
Resided in Urbandale, IA
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Lori Lynn Johnson, 49, passed from this life on Sunday, July 27, 2008 at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 31, at Palestine Lutheran Church in Huxley. Burial will follow at Fjeldberg Cemetery, in Huxley.

Lori was born on December 29, 1958 in Cedar Rapids, Iowa to James Dwight and Kathleen Lorraine Sesker Johnson. She was a graduate at Iowa State University in Ames, where Lori earned her bachelor's degree. She also attended Drake University in Des Moines, where Lori earned her master's degree. Lori was employed as a Print Production Specialist with Principal Financial in Des Moines. She was an avid reader, quilter, machine quilter and enjoyed spending time with her nieces & nephews and family. Lori had an infectious laugh, sense of humor and a heart of gold.

She is survived and lovingly remembered by her sister & brother-in-law, Kristi & Mark Kroneman of Clear Lake, IA; sister, Karla Johnson of Polk City; nieces, Jenni & Jalissa Kroneman both of Clear Lake; niece & nephew, Kari & Caleb White of Orange City, IA; nephew, John Squires of Polk City; aunt, Anita Miller of Ankeny, IA; aunt & uncle, Marlene & Clinton Sealine of Peoria, IL; uncle, Hubert Sesker of Scranton, IA; uncle & aunt, Ralph & Betty Sesker of Ontario, OR; aunt, Inez Sesker of Maxwell, IA; aunt & uncle, Connie & Milton Sprecher of Boone, IA; aunt & uncle, Leota & Eugene Young of Lombard, IL; aunt, Trena Stevens of Stratford, IA; and a host of many cousins and friends. Lori was preceded in death by her parents and many aunts and uncles.

The family will greet friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, July 30, at Iles Funeral Homes – Westover Chapel in Des Moines. Following the visitation, cremation rites will be accorded.


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Westover Funeral Home
6337 Hickman Road
Des Moines, IA US 50322
Wednesday, July 30, 2008
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Palestine Lutheran Church
Huxley, IA US
Thursday, July 31, 2008
11:00 AM
Fjeldberg Cemetery
Huxley, IA US
Thursday, July 31, 2008