Alfred Russell Johnson
Alfred Russell Johnson
  • December 3, 1921 - November 19, 2014
  • East Moline, Illinois

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Alfred Russell Johnson, age 92 of Riverwood Rehab in East Moline, Illinois, died Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Riverwood Rehab.

In accordance with his wishes, his body will be cremated, and his cremated remains placed at the Philadelphia Cemetery in Mystic, Iowa. Hodgson Funeral Home, Rock Island, is assisting the family.

Alfred was born on December 3, 1921 in Apponoose County, Iowa, the son of Anthony and Ella Mae (Wakefield) Johnson. Most of his adult life was spent in Apponoose County, where he worked as a farmhand for many area farmers. He moved to Illinois in 1983 to live with his sister, and later lived at Comfort Harbor, Milan, IL.

Survivors include his sisters, Dorothy O'Connor, Brenham, TX, and Tillie Burhans, Anamosa, IA; and brothers, Clarence Johnson, Irvine, CA, and Bill Johnson, Boise, ID.

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