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Richard A. Johnson

Richard A. Johnson, 84 of Jump River, died Sunday, May 20 at the Rusk County Medical Center.  He is survived by his wife, Fern of Jump River, three sons, Jeffrey (Judy) Johnson of Marshfield and daughter/granddaughter, Rosebud, Bruce (friend Ellen) Johnson of Hawaii and his daughter/granddaughter, Phoenix and Dave Johnson of Jump River.  Richard is further survived by his brothers, Ronald (Isabel) Johnson and Harold (Bonnie) Johnson both of Jump River, his sister, Barbara Peterson of Eleva and many nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at 10:30 AM on Saturday, June 2nd, at Trinity Lutheran Church, Sheldon.  Inurnment will follow with Military rites at Mount Nebo Cemetery at 1 PM.  Visitation will be from 4-8 PM Friday at the Gilman Funeral Home and Saturday morning one hour prior to services at the Church in Sheldon.

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