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Marlene M. Johnson

     Marlene M. Johnson, 88, of Cavalier, ND, passed away Wednesday, January 1, 2020, at the Pembina County Memorial Hospital, Cavalier. Funeral service will be held Monday, January 6, 2020, at 11:00 a.m. at the United Lutheran Church, Cavalier, ND. Visitation will be held Sunday, January 5, 2020 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Askew Funeral Home, Cavalier, ND.

     Marlene M. Byron was born February 23, 1931, near Hallson, ND, to Sigurdur and Helga (Hannesson) Byron. She grew up and attended school in the Hallson area and attended high school in Mountain, ND. On December 12, 1947, Marlene married Roseman “Emil” Johnson at Langdon, ND. After their marriage they lived in the Mountain area until 1958, when they moved to Cavalier, ND. In April of 2019, Marlene moved into Wedgewood Manor in Cavalier.

     Some of the things she enjoyed were crocheting, knitting, playing pinochle, and going to casinos.

She is survived by her daughters: Betty (Rodger) Hanson, Antler, ND and Linda (Robert) Schlittenhard, Cavalier, ND; Amma to: Stephanie (Daniel) Schwartz, Heather Marquardt, Sara (Brad) Tix, Philip Hanson; Lang Amma to: Brittany Schwartz, Micheal Krueger, Haley Marquardt, Elaina, Aaron, and Kayla Tix; step-grandchildren: John (Stacy) Schlittenhard and Becky (Tony) Thompson; step-great grandchildren: John, Bryan, David, and Caleb Schlittenhard, and Padyn Thompson. She is also survived by two siblings: Marie Simundson and Oscar (Shirley) Byron; brother-in-law, Jerry Johnson and sister-n-law, Cathy Byron.

     She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Emil; siblings: Ben Byron, Alfred Byron, Louis Byron, Sam Byron, Kristine Hannesson, Ella Moore, Steinun Berg, Gunna Johnson, and Helga Halldorson.


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So sorry for your loss Linda and family ,

Hetty Walker Jan 5 2020 12:00 AM

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Leo westerberg Jan 4 2020 12:00 AM

Our sympathy to all of Marlenes family, Sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Dale and Colleen Dalsted Jan 3 2020 12:00 AM

Marlene's Family, She was a gem-always a smile, always time to visit. I am sure you all have so many wonderful memories and stories to share. Let those memories/stories bring you through this difficult time. A time of great sadness, a time to celebrate her life and time to let other surround you with comfort, strength and love. Our deepest sympathy to all of you, Don & Michelle Murray

Michelle Murray Jan 2 2020 12:00 AM

Our sympathy to all of Marlene's family. She was a great lady and I always enjoyed visiting with her. It's hard to lose
someone dear to you, but know that we are thinking of you.

Mary Lou and Jim Sott Jan 2 2020 12:00 AM

Linda and Families,
I am very sorry for your loss, you are in my thoughts and Prayers. In Sympathy

Valorie Letkeman Jan 2 2020 12:00 AM

Betty Lou and Linda. We are so sorry for your loss. Surround yourselves with all the laughs and wonderful memories. Richard and Jean (Ralston) Elke.

Richard and Jean Elke Jan 2 2020 12:00 AM

So sorry Linda and family for your loss

Brenda carignan Jan 2 2020 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss!!! You are in our prayers!!! Such a wonderful lady!

Glenda and Kenny Tofteland Jan 2 2020 12:00 AM

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