Gerald Walter Johnson
Feb. 9, 1931 ~ Oct. 7, 2016
Gerald Walter Johnson of Gardnerville, Nevada, passed away on October 7, 2016, at the age of 85, surrounded by loving family members.
He was born in Las Vegas, NV on February 9, 1931.
Known as Jerry, he was a US Marine Corps veteran of the Korean War, and worked for General Telephone of California as a PBX repairman until his retirement in 1988. He and his family lived in Long Beach, CA until settling in Gardnerville in 1994.
He is preceded in death by parents Walter Ray and Virginia Johnson and brother Don Johnson.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Mechele Bourbonnais Johnson; sons Mike and Victor; daughters Linda and Cheryl; daughter in law Jessie; and 6 grandchildren; brother Dennis; and nieces Terrilynne and Victorian.
A Memorial Service will be conducted at St Gaul’s Catholic Church, on October 15, 2016 at 11am.