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Leon Frank Johnson, Jr. “Bud”, age 84, a resident of Grantsburg, formerly of Pine City, Minn., died April 7, 2020.

Bud was born on Jan. 20, 1936 to Leon, Sr. and Grace (Collins) in Pine City, Minn.

He married Sharon (Davis) on June 14, 1961 in Trip, South Dakota.

Bud loved flea markets and enjoyed quilting with his wife, Sharon.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sharon; son, Daniel; his parents; sister, Leona and brother, Lanny.

Bud is survived by his children, Myles (Denise) Brogren, Wally (Judy) Johnson, David (Dawn) Johnson, Le Ann (Jessie) Frederick, and Mary (Tammy) Johnson; his 26 grandchildren; 35 great grandchildren and 8 great great grandchildren; along with other relatives and friends.

A graveside service will be held on Friday, Sept. 18, 2020 at 11 a.m. at the Birchwood Cemetery in Pine City.

Arrangements were entrusted to Swedberg-Taylor Funeral Home, Grantsburg. Online condolences can be made at