Patricia Larsen Johnson

Honored by:Howard P. Johnson
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Patricia L. Johnson vas born in Ames and graduated from Ames High School. She graduated from Iowa State College with a B.S. degree from the Household Equipment Department College of Home Economics in 1952. She vas an instructor in the Household Equipment Department during the 1952-53 academic year and also was a course coordinator in that department in the 1966-67 academic year.

Patricia has served as Financial Advisor for her sorority Alpha Gamma Delta as volunteer in the One-to-One program at the Lutheran Children's Home (Beloit) the Mary Greeley Medical Center Auxiliary was Diretor of the Ames Community Nursery School a member of Board of Directors Northcrest Retirement Community member Ames Municipal Band member and officer in Faculty Women's Club and served in several capacities at the First Baptist Church including Financial Secretary for 10 years.

She served as election officer for Story County and is a member of the Story County Chapter of the Iowa Genealogical Society. Patricia has written My Shetland Family a history of her mother's family and History of Rho Chapter Alpha Gamma Delta for the 75th anniversary of the chapter's founding. She vas co-author of the History of First Baptist Church Ames Iowa recognizing the 125th anniversary of that church.