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Margaret Ann "Mardi" Johnson – Obituary

Name: Margaret Ann "Mardi" Johnson

Age: 76

Born: 07-11-1944

Died: 09-09-2020

Daniel Funeral Home, St. Cloud, Minnesota

Daniel Funeral Home Chapel, St. Cloud, Minnesota

Funeral services celebrating the life of Margaret Ann “Mardi” Johnson, 76, of St. Cloud and formerly of Avon will be at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at the Daniel Funeral Home Chapel in St. Cloud.  Mardi passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at Quiet Oaks Hospice House in St. Augusta.  Reverend Joseph Herzing will officiate.  Burial will be in the Minnesota State Veterans Cemetery, Little Falls.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday and after 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud. The St. Cloud Eagle’s Aerie #622 Auxiliary will pray at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.

Mardi was born on July 11, 1944 in St. Cloud to Aloys and Rosalia (Spoden) Hengel.  She graduated from Cathedral High School and the St. Cloud Beauty School. She married Hugo J. Johnson on November 6, 1965 in Minneapolis.  They resided in Blaine for 35 years and moved to Avon in 1998.  They moved to St. Cloud in 2018.  Mardi worked in the Beauty Industry until her retirement in 1995.  She was a member of St. Timm’s Parish, a charter member of the Blaine VFW Sgt. John Rice Post #6313 Auxiliary and a member of the St. Cloud Eagles Aerie #622 Auxiliary.

Mardi loved working in her flower gardens. She also enjoyed fishing and her weekly calls to family and friends. 

She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Hugo; son, David (Sabine) of Apache Junction, Arizona; two grandchildren, Alexander David Johnson and Birgit Sabine Johnson both of Apache Junction; brothers, Raymond (Gayle) Hengel of Utah, John “Jack” (Cherry) Hengel of St. Cloud, Joseph (Tina) Hengel of Sartell; sisters, Marge (Maynard) Theis of Watkins, Rosemary McKay of St. Louis Park, Barb (Dale) Tschudi of Delano; and many nieces, nephews and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

A heartfelt thank you to Quiet Oaks Hospice for their compassionate care of our family.

Guestbook for Margaret Ann "Mardi" Johnson

Rosemary Mckay
, sister
October 2, 2020, 11:22 am
Miss your calls and seeing you. Love ya' Rosie
Gloria Moran
, Cousin through marriage
September 16, 2020, 12:46 pm
My sincere sympathy, thoughts and prayers to all of Mardi’s family. I am very sorry for your great loss.
Gunilla Carlsson
, cousin to Hugo
September 15, 2020, 8:14 am
Rest in peace Mardi, we all in Sweden think of you and Hugo. with love Gunilla
Louella Jagielski
, Family friend
September 15, 2020, 12:08 am
Mardi You will be surely missed.You were the sweetest most caring person.You were such a great help to my mother in law and guided us through. All that time we spent together you and Hugo became good friends,a part of our extended family.You stood in as a Grandma for both our kids at thier Graduation parties. We had many great talks.I know that your Hugo is the Love of your life.I hope he knows that and also that your Love will be shining down upon him forever.He has a special Angel to guide him...Gods Peace my Darling.. The Gilbert Jagielski Family
, Cousin
September 14, 2020, 8:49 pm
At peace forever, Mardi.
Jeanie Darbro
, cousin
September 12, 2020, 7:01 pm
Rest in peace Mardi.
David R. Johnson
, Son
September 12, 2020, 3:44 pm
Rest in peace Mardi as I will never forget you! Your soul has a trail of beautiful Memories which will be in our hearts forever :)
Kitty Eaton
, Cousin
September 10, 2020, 8:37 pm
Mardi, you will be missed by many. Lots of fun memories going through my head right now. RIP.. Love, Kitty

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