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Obituary for Susan Kathryn "Sue" Johnson (Hammes)

Susan Kathryn Johnson

Johnson, Susan Kathryn (Hammes) age 77 of Eden Prairie, passed away on December 5th. Sue was born on September 1, 1944 in Racine, Wisconsin to Donald Hammes and Eileen Hammes (Potthoff). Growing up, she had a close relationship with her six brothers and sisters. Susan met her future husband in Los Angeles, California and they happily married on February 3, 1973. Bob and Sue eventually moved to St. Paul, Minnesota where they raised three daughters.

The most important things in Susan’s life were her family, her friends, and her unwavering faith. Susan was a devoted mother to her three daughters and an adoring grandmother to her eight grandchildren. She was known for her beautiful smile, her laughter, and her joy-filled personality that she shared with many. Susan was sweet, kind, full-of-life and had a gift of making every individual she encountered feel special.

Susan is deeply missed by her loving husband of 48 years, Robert Johnson; three daughters Tammy (Jonathon) Naples, Heidi Johnson, and Kelly (Dan) Markowitz; eight grandchildren, Leah, Claire, Bella, Hudson, Liv, Graham, Brady and Noelle; many brothers, brothers-in-law, sisters, sisters-in-law; nephews, nieces, cousins, and friends. Preceded in death by her mother, her father and her sister Jeni Merklein (Hammes).

Mass of Christian Burial Thursday, December 30th 11:00 AM at St. Hubert Catholic Community, 8201 Main Street, Chanhassen. Visitation one hour prior to Mass at St. Hubert. Interment at Eden Prairie Cemetery, 8810 Eden Prairie Road, Eden Prairie.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Tunnels To Towers or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Huber Funeral & Cremation Services
Eden Prairie Chapel 952-949-4970