Gene Johnson, 71, of Payson, died Aug. 30, 2007. He was born June 9, 1936 in Halstad, Minn.
Mr. Johnson was a general contractor, building homes for more than 30 years. He married Glenna Johnson on July 1, 1989. They retired to Payson in 2001.
He is survived by his wife, Glenna Johnson; his mother, Gladys Hankins; sisters, Joy Meyers, Renee Parker and Linda Meyers; brothers, Darrel Johnson, Duane Johnson and Steve Johnson; children, LaVonne Johnson, Diana Dodd, Shannon Johnson, Cathy Shannon, Bob Onsgard, Connie Singer, Kim Anderson and Kristi Watkins; and 16 grandchildren.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 1 at Rock of Ages Lutheran Church (located on the corner of Airport Road and McLane).