Roger William Johnson

Roger William Johnson, age 78, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loved ones on March 3rd, 2022. He was born in Marshfield, Wisconsin on December 8th, 1943.

Roger was a world champion bull rider in the Rodeo Hall of Fame where two of his pictures are displayed. He was an amazing horse trainer. Amongst numerous other things, he managed a large company in Texas. Being naturally talented in carpentry throughout his life, he finished out his career as a journeyman carpenter. He married Leanne Herrider in 1995.

He loved metal detecting, rock collecting, gardening, shopping, fishing and horses.

He was an amazing, gentle loving person, a great husband, father and grandfather.

Roger is survived by his wife, Leanne, five daughters and one son, 22 grandchildren and 39 great grandchildren.

Roger was preceded in death by his parents Edwin and Etta (Hodd) Johnson and two grandchildren.

SERVICES: Roger’s family invites relatives and friends for visitation on Sunday, March 6, 2022 to Zacherl Funeral Home, 875 E. Division Street, Fond du Lac from 10:00 to 10:45 a.m. A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m.

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