Peggy Ann (Kluver) Johnson of Papillion, Nebraska, departed this life on July 11, 2019, in Bellevue, Nebraska, at the age of 74.
Peggy was born June 22, 1945, to Arthur and Doris (Connor) Kluver in Hastings, Nebraska. She was baptized in the Presbyterian Church in Fairfield and graduated from Fairfield High School in 1963. After graduation, she attended Kearney State College and subsequently worked at Hastings State Bank in Hastings. She was united in marriage to Victor Johnson on Dec. 30, 1967. They moved to Omaha where she worked at Omaha National Bank, and soon after, moved to rural Deshler and raised their four children on an acreage. Peggy was an active member of Peace Lutheran Church in Deshler, where she taught Sunday School and was involved in several committees. She also enjoyed working at Deshler Public School as a teacher’s aide and a speech communications para-professional. Victor and Peggy retired to Papillion in 2012 and have been active in the Thanksgiving Lutheran Church. Peggy was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and a good friend whose focus always centered around her family. She enjoyed gardening, baking, quilting, traveling, spending time with family and friends and attending grandkids’ events. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Peggy was preceded in death by her parents.
Those left to cherish her memory are Victor, her husband of more than 51 years; daughter, Richone (Jason) Owens of Bellevue; son, Jay (Priscilla) Johnson of Bluffton, South Carolina; son, Jeff (Anne) Johnson of Lincoln; Wendy Johnson of Houston, Texas; nine grandchildren, Tegan, Trista, Madison, Chase, Grant, Luke, Clara, Josie and Lauren; brothers, John (Sherry) Kluver, Mike (Cathie) Kluver and Steve (Suzanne) Kluver, all of Fairfield; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Edna Johnson of Davenport, Basil and Ilene Johnson of Lincoln, and Gayle and Gwen Johnson of Davenport; aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, July 15, at Peace Lutheran Church in Deshler. Burial in the Davenport City Cemetery, immediately following the service.
Memorials may go to Peace Lutheran Church in Deshler or the Alzheimer’s Association Nebraska Chapter. Condolences may be sent to the family at priceurbauerahrendts.com. Funeral arrangements by Price-Urbauer-Ahrendts Funeral Home in Hebron.