Rose Johnson

Rose Johnson, 100, of Vermillion, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 1, 2010 at Terrace Manor Nursing Home in Dell Rapids.

Visitation was on Wednesday, Aug. 4,  2010, from 5 to  7 p.m. at Iverson-Siecke-Kober Funeral Home, Vermillion.  Service was on Thursday, Aug. 5, 2010 at 10:30 am at Dalesburg Baptist Church near rural Beresford, with burial at the Dalesburg Baptist Cemetery following the service.

Rose was born on Jan. 11, 1910 in Hutchinson County, SD to Carl and Elizabeth (Huether) Lang.  She married Harry Johnson on March 3, 1946 in Centerville, and they resided in Vermillion for many years until Harry passed away on March 8, 1982.  Rose continued to live in Vermillion until moving in 2007 to Brookings.  

Rose was a member of Dalesburg Baptist Church near Beresford.  She liked to spend time with her grandchildren, and loved working in her garden and doing yard work.

She is survived by her son-in-law, Terry Jacobson of Brookings; grandson, David (Camille) Jacobson of Volga; grandson, Jeff (Liza) Jacobson of Brookings; granddaughter, Andrea Jacobson of Brookings; great-grandsons, Cody and Colin Jacobson; and sister, Clara Sampson.

Rose is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harry Johnson; daughter, Colleen Jacobson; brothers, Theodore, Emil, Erwin, and Benny; and sisters, Martha, Leah, Lidia, Emma, Annie, Lillian, and Maxine.

Condolences may be mailed to Iverson-Siecke-Kober Funeral Home, 402 East Main St, Vermillion, SD, 57069.  Condolences may also be posted online at

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