Robert Johnson, of Mora, passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at his home. He was 76 years old.
GATHERING OF FAMILY & FRIENDS will be held from 3:00 -6:00 p.m. on Friday, January 15, 2021 at the Akkerman Ingebrand Funeral Home.
Memorials are preferred to your favorite wildlife or Veterans Organization
PLEASE NOTE: Due to CDC recommendations, FACE MASKS are REQUIRED at the services for Robert. Being aware of the need to keep social distance, and not coming if you are sick or at risk (e.g. elderly, immune-compromised) will help protect everyone.
Robert “Bob” G. Johnson, of Mora, passed away on Wednesday, January 6, 2021 at his home. He was 76 years old.
He was born on March 26, 1944 in St. Paul, MN. Bob was a true Scandinavian Gentleman and was known by many as the tall guy with the silver-blue 1958 Impala. Bob graduated from Murray High School in St. Paul and the college of Associated Arts on Summit Ave. He also earned the C.S.M. (Certified Shopping Center Manager) accreditation.
He loved the family cabin on Knife River where he and Pat spent the last 22 years since retiring. Bob had so many interests: skiing, hunting, fishing, winter spearing, he was a pilot and was meticulous with woodworking and photography. With roots in Braham, he loved his Farmall tractor and anything related to the outdoors.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents, Sylvia Thorsten and Arnold Johnson and his only brother, Jerry.
He is survived by his wife, Pat; sisters-in-law, Lynn and Colleen; and special nephews and nieces, Rob, Chris, Marc (Janice), Tyler, Blake, Paul (Claudia), Eric, Jane, Joy (Tim), Grace, Anne ~ (the Johnson’s, Danner’s and Lehman’s).
He had so many wonderful friends, some since grade school. Please know that Bob thought of you as family, God bless the memories. Bob was a lifelong member of Como Park Lutheran Church. Bob’s life was about his faith, his friends, and his family all surrounded by the beauty of nature.