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Lawrence Johansen - April 20, 2014


Lawrence Eugene Johansen, World War II veteran and devoted father, passed away on April 20, 2014, in Kansas City, Mo.
He was born Aug. 12, 1925, to George and Anna (Torske) Johansen.
He attended grade school in a local country school and graduated from Heartwell High School. He played town team basketball and enjoyed all kinds of sports.
He served 3 1?2 years in the Marine Corps during World War II, in the Pacific and later in China.
He married Dorothy Quincy on June 16, 1946, and together they had five children, 15 grandchildren, and 21 great- grandchildren.
See the April 30th Courier for full obituary.