Walter Arnold Johnson, 71, of Owensville, Mo., passed away on Friday, March 22, 2019, at his residence.
He was born on Sept. 18, 1947, to John Louis and Vera Emogene (Barnett) Johnson.
Walter had served his country with the United States Air Force. He was honorably discharged with the rank of Staff Sargent. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, and spending time with family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Vera Johnson and brother, William Vincent.
He is survived by his daughter, Brandy Johnson and husband Chris Melton of Fenton; sister, Judy Klaus of St. Peter's; brothers, Ronald Johnson of Bevier, Mo. and Jerry Johnson and wife Cindy of Staunton, Ill.; grandson, Christopher Melton Jr. of Fenton; and great-granddaughter, Shaylee Melton of Fenton.
A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, April 6 at 11:00 a.m. at the Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge, 107 S.1st St., Owensville, Mo.