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Edward Johnson of Palisade was killed in a single vehicle accident Saturday night.
According to the Nebraska State Patrol, Johnson was westbound about a quarter mile east of Palisade on Highway 6 when his car struck a deer shortly after 9 p.m. CT. Johnson lost control of the vehicle which rolled and ended up on its top in the south ditch.
Johnson, 64, was pronounced dead at the scene.
He is survived by his wife, Becki, of Palisade; sons, Benji Harrison of McCook, Andrew Harrison and wife, Rebecca, of Thornton, Colo., and Kevin Harrison and Jessica Mowrer of Longmont, Colo.; sister, Kathy and Jim Fickle of Bartley; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services are Thursday, April 25, 2013, at 2 p.m. (CT) at the Hamlet Union Church, Hamlet, with the Rev. Joshua Clark officiating. A private family inurnment will be at the Palisade cemetery at a later date.