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Obituary: JOHANSON, RAY

Ray Johanson1917-2013/ "Gone Fishin"Salt Lake City, UTRay Newton Johanson passed away on April 19, 2013 in Salt Lake City. He was born March 2, 1917 in Ephraim, UT. to Edvin and Malinda Stevens Johanson. He married Alfreda Busby in Los Angeles, CA. Ray worked in the automotive industry for many years. His career path continued as he worked for JC Penney Automotive and Harmons grocery store as well. Ray was an avid hunter and fisherman. How did he EVER have time to work, when he spent ALL those days fishing! Ray loved his family and friends at work or on the lake. They were his pride and joy. Ray will be dearly missed by all.He is survived by his children; Peggy (Warren) Williams, Ed (Carol), Diane Norlin, many nieces and nephews, and grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his wife and son, Glenn. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, April 24 at 11am at Lake Hills Memorial Mortuary, (10055 South State Street, Sandy, UT) with a visitation 1 hour prior to services. Interment will be in Lake Hills Memorial Park. Online condolences may be sent to the family at memorialutah.com