Johnson, Gary Franklin 78

Johnson, Gary Franklin
age 78, of Cokato passed away on June 20, 2017 at Savanna Prairie assisted living in Kimball, MN. He was born November 12, 1938 in Cokato, MN to Albert and Hannah (Paulson) Johnson. Gary was baptized and confirmed in the Cokato Evangelical Lutheran Church. He graduated from Cokato High School. Following graduation, Gary worked many years at Cokato Cement Works and later various agricultural jobs.
He enjoyed deer hunting and many other outdoor activities. Gary was an avid trap shooter and a member of Rainbow Sportsmen’s Club. Gary also really enjoyed people and country music.
Preceded in death by his parents, brother, Myron, sister, Dorene (Melvin) Norine.
Survived by his nephew, Brad (Deb) Norine, along with many great-nieces and great-nephews, family and friends.
A graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at the Cokato City Cemetery. Arrangements by Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Cokato, 320-286-2534, www.swansonpeterson.com