Kurt H. Johnson After a prolonged illness Kurt H. Johnson, Sr. went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on June 1, 2009. Born September 1, 1937 in Tacoma, WA, he graduated from Lincoln High School. Throughout his early life he loved skiing, drag racing and cars. He campaigned his AA gas dragster “Red Fox” throughout the Northwest. Later, he and his children raced quarter midgets. His wife packed the lunches and did the worrying. Boating, fishing, and camping with the family were also favorites. After serving in the Army he worked for Boeing as a precision machinist before pursuing the career he loved, Real Estate. He loved animals and always had his german shepherds next to him in the pick-up truck. Most importantly he loved and served the Lord and left that legacy to all his children and grandchildren. Preceded in death by his father Roy H. Johnson, mother A. Evelyn Johnson Buchanan. Survived by his wife of 49-1/2 years, Diane (Wood), daughter Dr. Janna Johnson, children Basanti and Scott; son Kurt Jr. (Kathy), children Derek, Brian, and Craig; son Mark (Nerice), children Owen and Katelyn; sister Meridel (Johnson) Brown (H. Scott), nephews Shelby, David,and Christopher. A very special thank you to the staff at Manor Care – Tacoma, especially Suki and Bert. Services 2pm Friday, June 5, 2009, Garden Chapel – Mountain View Funeral Home Tacoma, WA. Please sign on line guestbook at www.mountainviewtacoma.com .
Richard M. LeBoeuf Richard was born on Apr. 3, 1924 in Menominee, Mich. and passed away peacefully on May 25th, 2009. He was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years Rosemary, brothers Val, Gordon and Don. He is survived by sister Betty and brother Jack, 3 children Patti (Kostelecky), Michael and Richard. 7 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. A memorial will be held Jun. 6, 2EPM at the Kingdom Hall located at 6722 S Yakima Ave in Tacoma. Arrangements by Mountain View Funeral Home, 253-584-0252. Please sign online guestbook at www.mountainviewtacoma.com.Print This Post