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Ailie M. Johnson

Ailie M. Johnson

Ailie M. Johnson, 97, longtime Oulu area resident, died Saturday, July 7, 2018 at Villa Marina Health & Rehabilitation Center in Superior. She was born on December 20, 1920 in Waino, WI to Edward and Martha (Mattson) Koski.

Ailie is survived by one daughter, Diana (Gary) Tyykila, Brule, WI; one son, Randy (Julie) Johnson, Iron River, WI; two daughters-in-law, Kaye Johnson, Iron River, WI and Doris Johnson, Wauwatosa, WI; ten grandchildren, seventeen great-grandchildren and three great great-grandchildren; one brother, Frank "Fran" Koski, Brule, WI and several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her husband, Arne "Walt" Johnson, sons, Larry and Ronald "Cook", grandson, Michael Johnson, two great-grandsons, Juan Daniel Rodriguez and Micah Everett Johnson and two brothers, Elmer and Ray Koski.

A gathering of family, relatives and friends will celebrate her life of love, laughter and music from 10:00 - 11:00 AM on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 at Hope Lutheran Church in Oulu and continue until the 11:00 AM memorial service with Pastor Scott Stai officiating.

Ailie's family wishes to thank Villa Marina Health & Rehabilitation for the loving care they provided during the four and half years she resided there.

The Lenroot-Maetzold Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. To leave an online condolence or to sign the guestbook, please visit