Larry D. Johnson
Larry D. Johnson, 80, passed away on March 13, 2021 at his home. He was born on August 19, 1940 to Thomas and Gwendolyn Hall in Peoria, Ill. After graduating from Crystal Lake High School in Illinois, Larry joined the US Navy. He spent 22 years in the Navy retiring as Chief Petty Officer.
Larry married Ruth Wood on August 19, 1972 in Newport Rhode Island.
He owned and operated Larry’s Lock and Key in Byron, Wi. He loved classic cars and enjoyed his time at car shows. He spent his time as an avid coin collector and bowling when he could.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Ruth; sister, Linnea Johnson; nieces and nephews, Pam Mazur and her family, Kirsten Johnson, Jennifer Johnson, Peter Johnson, Kristy (Michael) Zagar and their family, Ryan (Ida) Ojstrsek and his family.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Tom Johnson.
Services-Larry’s family will greet friends and relatives for visitation starting at 4:30 PM to 6:00 PM on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at Zacherl Funeral Home, 875 East Division Street in Fond du Lac. A short celebration of life with military honors will follow visitation at 6:00 PM. Inurnment is at Rienzi Mausoleum.