Mr. Arnold E. Johnson formerly of Foremost, passed away at Peter Lougheed Hospital in Calgary on Monday, June 15, 2020 at the age of 89 years.
Arnold was born on January 8, 1931 in Joplin, Montana, USA. He and his brother, Berger, farmed North of Joplin, Montana on the family farm. In 1963 they bought land in the Hoping area.
Arnold moved his family to Canada in 1964, where he then farmed until 1995. In 1977, he bought a house in Foremost. He loved woodworking and visiting with his coffee group in Foremost. Arnold also loved spending time in his garden and was well known for his gladiolas. Recently, he moved to Milk River Prairie Rose Lodge, where he resided until he passed away.
He is survived by his children, Colleen (Boyd) Bianchi, Steffen (Sandi) Johnson, Kristine (Steve) Yanke, and Aaron (Barry) Johnson; 12 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren; 1 great great grandchild; sister, Arlene Anderson of Conrad, Montana; and many nieces and nephews in the USA.
He was predeceased by his father, mother, 2 brothers and 1 sister.
A private Family Service will be held at a later date.
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