November 14, 2021
Cynthia “Cindy” Diane Johnson, age 71, of Colton, passed away at her home in Colton. Funeral services will begin at 10:30 AM Friday, November 19, 2021, at the First Reformed Church in Colton. Interment will be in the Colton Cemetery. The service will be livestreamed on the funeral home website. Visitation will be from 4:30-7:00 PM Thursday, at the Minnehaha Funeral Chapel, Colton.
Cindy was born on May 19, 1950, in Sioux Falls to Frank and Catherine (Swier) Immeker. She grew up in Colton and graduated from Tri-Valley High School in 1968. She also attended the Gale Airline Institute in Minneapolis. On September 20, 1969, she married Dick Johnson at First Reformed Church in Colton. Cindy spent 44 years as a dedicated childcare provider, retiring in 2017.
Cindy was a member of the First Reformed Church and the Colton Fire Auxiliary. She enjoyed fishing, puzzles, reading, baking, and playing Mahjong. She especially loved spending time with her grandchildren and attending their activities.
Survivors include her husband, Dick, Colton; sons: Jamie (Lisa) Johnson, Colton, Mike (Dawn) Johnson, Sioux Falls, and Jason “JJ” (Arla) Johnson, Sioux Falls; grandchildren: Rhegan Oberg, Parker Johnson, Colt Johnson, Lauren Johnson, Mason Johnson, Connor Johnson, Dane Johnson, Dalton Johnson, Delani Johnson; sister, Kathy (Virg) Kock, Custer; brother, Jim (Lynne) Immeker, Justin, Texas; and many other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Catherine Immeker; and a brother, Dennis Immeker.