Obit: Gaylord "Butch" Johnson

Staff Writer
Devils Lake Journal
Gaylord "Butch" Johnson

Gaylord “Butch” Johnson age 67 of Wyoming, Minn., formerly of Saint Paul, passed away Oct. 17, 2012 at his home.

Butch retired from Burlington Northern Railroad after 37 years.

There will be a gathering of family and friends Sunday, Oct. 21 1- 4 p.m. with a celebration of Butch’s life beginning at 2 p.m. at Roberts Family Funeral Home, 555 Centennial Dr. SW, Forest Lake.  Military honors will be presented by the Forest Lake American Legion Post 225.

Butch will be deeply missed by loving wife, Deborah; children, Tammy (Les) Kuk, Heather Johnson, Dolores (Travis) Manick; step-children, April (Don) Coleman, David Morseth, Milissa (Lonell) Powell; 11 grandchildren; three great grandchildren and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Gaylord and Adelia; son, Charles.

Roberts Family Funeral Home, Forest Lake, Minn. is handling the arrangements.