Herman E. “Johnny” Johnson
October 15, 1926 ~ August 8, 2018
Herman E. Johnson, age 91, passed away peacefully in the comforts of his own home in Ridgway, Colorado on August 8, 2018. Johnny was born October 15, 1926 to Levin and Laura Ann (Dickson) Johnson in Utica, Oklahoma. Johnny enjoyed playing Stand Up Rose in the 40’s and 50’s; elk hunting and processing his own meats. Johnny spent most of his working career as a meat salesman and owned his own store front.
Johnny is preceded in death by his parents Levin and Laura Johnson; his late wife Joyce (Hunt) Johnson; and his brother. Johnny is survived by his sons, Johnny Johnson of Ouray, CO and Tim Johnson of Montrose, CO; his sister June Sparks of El Cajon, CA; five grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.
At Johnny’s request cremation has taken place. Arrangements are under the care of Crippin Funeral Home and Crematory. (970)249-2121