DeAnn Laurel Johnson

DeAnn Laurel Johnson, age 44, of Blaine, Minn., formerly of Minot, passed away peacefully Sunday, March 10, 2013, in Blaine.

She was born May 5, 1968, to Dennis and Dorothy Johnson, in Rolette. She was a longtime employee of HOM furniture. She was preceded in death by her father, Dennis, and grandparents.

She is survived by: mother, Dorothy (Gary) Walks; sister, JoDee (Jerome Billups); nephew, Kanye; companion, Billy Luhrs, boys, Justin, Kyle, and Austin; and many family and friends.

A Memorial Service will be held: 2 p.m. Friday, March 15, at Cremation society of Minnesota, 7835 Brooklyn Blvd., Brooklyn Park, Minn., with visitation 1 hour prior.

Burial: An interment will be at a later date in Bisbee, N.D.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred.

DeAnn was a special and loving person. Her smile brought joy to all around. She will be missed by her many close family and friends.