Craig R. Johanson, age 46, died Saturday, November 24, 2012 at his home. Craig was born October 19, 1966 in Flandreau, SD to Robert and Sally (Lacey) Johanson. He graduated from Flandreau High School in 1984. Craig was involved in many high school sports and activities. He attended SDSU in Brookings and was part of the 1742nd Transportation Unit in Flandreau that was called up during Desert Shield and Desert Storm. Craig married Jodi Miller on November 17, 1990 in Flandreau, SD and he farmed with his father and sons. Craig was a member of Ss. Simon and Jude Catholic Church and enjoyed hunting, following his kid’s activities, wildlife and his dogs.
Craig is survived by his wife, Jodi, three children, David, Daniel and Grace, all of Flandreau, his father, Robert Johanson, Flandreau, five siblings, Debra Johanson, Sioux Falls, Kathy (Jeff) Dietrich, Luverne, MN, Randy (Deb) Johanson, Flandreau, Brett (Kim) Johanson, Flandreau, Marla (Gary) Lang, Sioux Falls, and numerous nieces and nephews. Craig was preceded in death by his mother Sally and grandparents.
Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 10:00 am at Ss. Simon and Jude Catholic Church, Flandreau, with burial in the church cemetery. Visitation from 4:00-7:00 pm Tuesday at Skroch Funeral Chapel with a 7:00 pm prayer service.