1912 - 1984
||Ethel Genevieve Blake  |
||27 Sep 1912
||Des Moines County, Iowa [2, 3]
||Mediapolis, Des Moines County, Iowa 
|Mediapolis High School |
||23 May 1984
||Burlington Medical Center, Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa [1, 2, 3]
||24 May 1984
||Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa 
|The Hawk Eye |
- Ethel Johnson, 71, rural Wapello, died Wednesday, May 23, at Burlington Medical Center.
She was born September 27, 1912, in Des Moines County, to John W. and Edith Hutchcroft Blake. She married Millard Johnson October 21, 1933, at Muscatine.
She was a retired school teacher and a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Mediapolis, Fairview Ladies Aid, and LCW.
Surviving: Her husband; four sons, John R., Keith E., James L., and Mickey, all of Wapello; 11 grandchildren; and one brother, Ralph Blake, Morning Sun.
Funeral: 2 p.m. Saturday, Immanuel Lutheran Church, the Reverend Carl Beyerhelm; Kossuth Cemetery. A memorial has been established at Fry Chapel.
|Social Security Administration Information
- Ethel Johnson; born: 27 September 1912; died: May 1984; last residence: 52653 (Wapello, Louisa, Iowa); last benefit: (none specified); state where issued: Iowa
||26 May 1984
||Kossuth Cemetery, Yellow Spring Township, Des Moines County, Iowa 
||31 Mar 2015 |
||Millard A. "Swede" Johnson, b. 20 Apr 1912, Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa , d. 3 Aug 1998, Henry County Health Center, Mount Pleasant, Henry County, Iowa |
||21 Oct 1933
||Muscatine, Muscatine County, Iowa [1, 2]
- There were four sons from this marriage.
||21 Jan 2014 |
||Ethel Genevieve Blake|
This was Ethel Blakes's senior class photograph, as published on the 1930 Mediapolis High School graduation class photograph in Mediapolis, Iowa.
- [S6562] Johnson, Millard A. "Swede" - Obituary, (originally published in The Hawk Eye, page 9A, August 4, 1998; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).
- [S6563] Johnson, Ethel Genevieve (Blake) - Obituary, (originally published in The Hawk Eye, page 18, May 24, 1984; Burlington, Des Moines County, Iowa) (Reliability: 3).
- [S776] Social Security Death Index (Reliability: 3).
- [S7927] Mediapolis High School Graduates 1892-1960 and Class Photos 1914-1960 (Reliability: 3).