February 10, 1936 — January 6, 2018
Leland Thorton Johnson died January 6, 2018, after 81 well-lived years. Lee was born at home in a snowstorm February 10, 1936, in Leon, Iowa, to Maude A. Toney & Thorton S. Johnson. He was the second child of four siblings.
Leland is predeceased by his brother Jerry Wayne Johnson and survived by an older sister, Rozella Frazzini and a younger brother and sister-in-law, Chuck & Sharon Johnson.
He grew up in Albany. Lee worked at the Hub City Plywood Mill for a short time.
He lived in California and Alaska briefly before settling in Ferndale, Washington. He worked at Intalco for 33 years.
Leland was a son, a husband, a father, an uncle, and a grandpa. He fathered two children and had six stepchildren. He had many grandchildren.
He enjoyed woodworking, camping and spending time with his grandkids. His favorite past time was fishing at Lake Padden. His family will miss him and think of him dearly.
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