JOHANNA W. BEARD \n\nDes Moines\n\nJohanna W. Beard lost her battle with cancer on March 30.\n\nJohanna was born January 14, 1956 in Manheim, Germany. She spent most of her life in Des Moines. Johanna worked as a dietitian and was a homemaker.\n\nShe is survived by her two sons, Manuel Kohl and Daniel Adams; and grandson, Jordan Kohl. Johanna was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald Beard; and her daughter, Trisha Adams.\n\nShe will lie in-state from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Highland Park Funeral Home 3500 6th Ave. There will be no funeral. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the family.