(June 5, 2009)
Thomas Johnson, 23, died at a friend’s house in Lovell, June 5.
He was born on Oct. 10, 1985, to William and Helen Johnson in Ft. Collins, Colo. He moved with his family from Livermore, Colo. to a farm between Deaver and Frannie in 1985. He attended Big Horn School Dist No. 1 schools and graduated from Rocky Mountain High School in 2004.
He enjoyed watching movies and listening to his favorite music with friends. He was an accomplished mechanic and had recently been operating heavy equipment in Sheridan and South Dakota. Most recently he was helping on the family farm.
Tom is survived by his mother, Helen Johnson of Deaver; two brothers, Adam Johnson (Carey) of Frannie and Jeff Johnson (Dana) of Caspian, Mich.; one sister, Maggie Johnson, and her fiancée Josh Bassett of Deaver; and many aunts, uncles and cousins in Michigan and California.
Tom was preceded in death by his father, William Johnson, three grandparents and an uncle.
Arrangements are being made by Haskell Funeral Home of Lovell. Services are at the Deaver United Methodist Church Friday, June 12, at 11 a.m., with interment at the Lovell Cemetery.