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Johnson, Martin H.
Martin H. Johnson, 90, of Monmouth, died at 8:36 a.m. Tuesday, December 25, 2012 in OSF Holy Family Medical Center, Monmouth.

He was born December 30, 1921 in Galesburg the son of Mandus S. and Emelia Swanson Johnson. He married Betty J. Morrison September 29, 1945 in Galesburg. She preceded him in death September 18, 2011.

He is survived by a son, Gary D. Johnson of Monmouth; a daughter, Sherryle (and Fred) Doyle of Albert Lea, Minn.; two grandsons, Troy and Brett Doyle; and four great grandchildren.

Martin was an auto mechanic, working in the Galesburg area for Weaver-Yemm and retiring in 1982 from Manning-McComb Chevrolet in Peoria. He graduated from ROVA High School in 1940. He was a member of and held high offices in the Moose Lodge in Peoria. He was also a member of Elks Lodge, and Moose Heart, both in Peoria.

Private family graveside service will be Monday in Memorial Park Cemetery, Galesburg.

There will be no visitation. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society. Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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