Larry Douglas Johnson

March 10, 1945-Nov. 5, 2020

MESA, Ariz. – Larry

Douglas Johnson, 75,

passed away at home in

Mesa, Arizona on November 5, 2020, surrounded by his seven


Larry was born in

Pueblo, Colorado on

March 10, 1945. He graduated from Minot State

University with his

Bachelor of Fine Arts degree then served our

country in the U.S. Navy

from 1968 to 1972.

Larry loved to golf, gardening, spending time

with his 18 grandkids and

one great-grandson, and

watch Western movies

and sports on TV.

Larry was preceded in

death by his beautiful

wife of 36 years, Kennes

Ann Johnson (Grasser), in

2012. He was also preceded in death by his parents,

Orvis H. and Genevieve

M. Johnson (Retterath);

sisters, Genevieve Huizenga and Mary Johnson;

brothers, Glennis Johnson

and Orvis Johnson, Jr.;

and brothers-in-law,

Duane Starner and

Edward Schaefer.

He is survived by his

sisters, Carolyn Starner,

Linda Schaefer, Connie

Bergen (Curtis), and Bette

Schafer; and brother,

Allen Johnson.

Larry is also survived

by his seven sons,

Nathan, Anthony, Daniel,

Brent, Arlen, Douglas, and

Lorne; and his 18

grandchildren and one

great-grandson, who will

all miss him very much.