Gordon "Gordy" JohnsonGordon "Gordy" Johnson, joined His Lord and Savior on June 15, 2013.
Gordon "Gordy" Johnson, joined His Lord and Savior on June 15, 2013.
He was born in Duluth on Sept. 11, 1939.
He attended and played football at Denfeld and UMD. Gordy lived and was a teacher in No. St. Paul. He enjoyed his cabin at Pequaywan Lake and pastored the summer Chapel there for 40 years. Gordy is remembered for his strong faith, prayer, servant spirit, mentoring and corny jokes.
Preceded in death by parents and three sisters.
Survived by beloved wife of 46 years, Diane; daughters Kristin (Shannon) Woulfe, Karin (Ryan) Johnson and Katie Johnson; grandchildren Evelyn, Connor, Mason, Annika; and siblings Muriel Johnson, Eleanor Thorsell, Larry Johnson.
MEMORIAL SERVICE: 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 10, in Pequaywan Lakeside Chapel, 8905 Pequaywan Lake Road.
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