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Posted: Friday, October 5, 2012 12:00 pm

Sept. 20, 1924 – Oct. 3, 2012

FORT MADISON – Ira Johnson Jr., 88, of Fort Madison died at 6:20 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, in Fort Madison Community Hospital.

He was born on Sept. 20, 1924, in Charleston, the son of Ira and Zoe Blanche (Gee) Johnson.

He married Doris Eileen Gutting on Sept. 1, 1946, in Fort Madison. She survives.

He also is survived by a daughter, Nancy Kuhljuergen of Fort Madison.

A graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday in the Soldier’s Circle of Oakland Cemetery, Fort Madison, with the Rev. Brenda Goodall officiating.

Full military rites will be presented at the graveside service by the Fort Madison Veterans Honor Guard.

Schmitz-Lynk Funeral Home in Donnellson is assisting the family with arrangements.

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