Barbara Lou (Ackerman) Johnson

March 22, 1937-Feb. 7, 2020

Barbara Lou (Acker-

man) Johnson, 82, of Can-

do, ND died on February

7th, 2020 at Towner

Country Medical Center,


She was born in March

22, 1937 to Hannah

(Thompson) and Charles

Ackerman in Kenmare,

ND. Barbara graduated

from St. Leo’s High

School and attended

Minot State College from

1955 to 1960. She gra-

duated on June 3rd, 1960

with a Bachelor of Sci-

ence Degree in Education,

Speech Correction and

Minored in Home


Barbara and Merwyn

Johnson married July 25,

1964 in Devils Lake.

Merwyn died September

25, 2019.

Preceded in death by

her parents, husband, sis-

ters Harriet Ackerman,

Virginia Schmitz, brother

Robert Ackerman.

Survived by children;

Tracy Ann Taylor,

Charles (Chuck) Johnson

and Robert Merwyn John-

son; grandchildren and


Mass of Christian Buri-

al will be held on Satur-

day, February 15, 2020 at

10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph

Catholic Church, Devils


Condolences may be

directed to