Daniel Johnson(1941 - 2013)

December 19, 1941 - October 2, 2013

Of Orange, CA, passed away peacefully into Heaven at the age of 71, after a long illness. He is survived by his loving wife, Betty; his children, Bill (Jennifer) and Sherri (Rick) Hartman; and grandsons, Ben and Jacob.

Dan is further survived by his mother, Marie; siblings, Cliff (Cheryl), Christine, Andy (Edie), Lisa (Gary) Caston and Steve (Sherry); along with many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Al Johnson; his first wife, Linda; and siblings, Jim and Sonja.

The oldest of eight children of Victor "Al" and Marie Johnson, Dan grew up in Mission Hills, CA, and attended local schools including Monroe High School. He served in the Navy and worked as a construction supervisor for W. C. Froelich in Santa Ana, CA for many years.

Dan enjoyed fixing all things mechanical, especially cars, was active in Calvary Church, sang in the church choir with his wife Betty, and delighted in his grandsons.

A Memorial Service will be held on Saturday October 26, 2013, 12:00 noon, at Calvary Church, 1010 N. Tustin Ave., Santa Ana, CA 92705.

Published in Los Angeles Daily News on Oct. 18, 2013