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Sylvia Johnson, 84

Sylvia T. Johnson, age 84 of Star Prairie, died on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2008 at the St. Croix Health Center.

Sylvia was born on Dec. 13, 1923 to Martha and Otto Everett in St. Paul, Minn. She was a graduate of New Richmond High School. In 1942, Sylvia married Gordon Hagland. They were blessed with four children, and later divorced. In 1956 Sylvia was married to Clair Johnson.

She was an active member of the Jehovah's Witnesses Kingdom Hall in New Richmond. Sylvia enjoyed socializing and the company of her family and friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Clair Johnson; daughter, Marge Anderson-Boney; step-brothers, Francis Everett and Lyle Everett; and step-sisters, Verlie Everett and Madeline Everett.

Sylvia is survived by her children, Ron Hagland and wife, Bonnie, Bill Hagland, and Jodie Larson and husband, Greg; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; brother, Gerry Everett and wife, Edith; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

A memorial service was held on Sunday, Oct. 5, 2008 at 3 p.m. at the Beebe Mortuary. Memorial visitation was also on Sunday from 1-3 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment was in the Oakland Cemetery.

Arrangements are with Beebe Mortuary of New Richmond.