June 15, 1980 - May 7, 2015


A gathering of family and friends will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at the Daniel Funeral Home in St. Cloud for Tina Marie Johnson, age 34, of St. Cloud. Tina passed away May 7, 2015 at her home, surrounded by her loving family, after a three year battle with cancer. Friends may call after 12 noon on Tuesday at the funeral home. Private interment will take place in the Maynard Lutheran Cemetery in Maynard, MN.
Tina was born June 15, 1980 in Granite Falls, MN. She moved to St. Cloud with her family when she was nine years old. She attended and graduated from Apollo High School. She went on to graduate from St. Cloud Technical College with a degree in accounting. She enjoyed spending time with family and friends and will be remembered for her love of Philadelphia Eagles Football.

Tina is survived by her parents Rick and Bev Saatzer of St. Cloud, sisters Nicole (Devon) Strassburg and their children Noah, Desi and Dani of Maynard, Christy (Patrick) Savage and their daughter Lydia of St. Augusta, step-brothers Rick Saatzer, Jr. and his children Austin, Brayden and Jayda of St. Cloud, Kurt (Wendi) Saatzer and their children Jessica and Kayden, Brett (Lucy) Saatzer and their son Trenten of St. Cloud, maternal grandmother Evie Johnson of Maynard as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins, friends and her puppy Buddy.

Tina is preceded in death by her grandparents Arnie Johnson and Marie McAllister, and her uncle Tom Wipper.

A special thank you to CentraCare Home Care and Hospice Services, especially Molly Dunn.