OBITUARY: Robert Leo Johnson Sr.

Robert Leo Johnson Sr.

Mar. 22, 1942 ~ Feb. 25, 2022

Robert Leo Johnson Sr. peacefully passed away Friday, February 25, 2022. A funeral service will be held March 26 at the LDS church in Vale at 11 a.m. All who knew Bob (and there are so many) are welcome to join.

Bob was born in Coalville, Utah, on March 22, 1942, the third of 10 children (plus a foster brother) of Lewis R and Roselind Geary Johnson. The Johnsons moved to Vale in 1948 with five kids and all the family possessions loaded on the back of a truck. Bob was a proud Vale Viking. He was very accomplished in school, a rare talent, an athlete who could also sing and dance. President of the senior class, chosen for All-Northwest Honor Choir, he also played . . .