Obituary — Harvey Arthur Johnson |

Obituary — Harvey Arthur Johnson

A memorial service for Harvey Arthur Johnson, 79, a Carson City resident for the past four years, will be at 11 a.m. Aug. 22 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Gardnerville, Nev.

Mr. Johnson died Aug. 18, 2003, at his home. He was born Oct. 31, 1923, in Broken Bow, Neb., to James C. and Mary Loretta Johnson. He married Dorothy Irvine Aug. 30, 1946, in Marysville, Kan. Before moving to Carson City he lived in Lincoln, Neb. Mr. Johnson was a professional musician and was the band leader and drummer for “All That Swing.” He was a member of the Trinity Lutheran Church and the Fraternal Order of Eagles. He served in the U.S. Air Force as an air traffic controller.

Among his survivors are his wife of 56 years; daughters and sons-in-law, Jan and Lanny Lemburg of Minden, Nev., and Crisy and Dave Wright and Retta and Steve Hall all of Zephyr Cove, Nev.; son and daughter-in-law, Jim and Diane Johnson of Minden; grandchildren, Chad Lemburg, Shell Lemburg, Karen Givich, Casey Wright, Shauna Johnson and Tanya Johnson; great-grandchildren Dalton Lemburg, Lauren Lemburg, Kylie Lemburg and Abby Lemburg; and 12 nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother, Louie.

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