Larry Johnson

May 27, 1941-Jan. 16, 2014

LAKE BENTON – Services for Larry Johnson, 72, of Mesa, Ariz., formerly of Lake Benton, will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Grace Lutheran Church in Lake Benton. Visitation is one hour prior to the service at the church. Arrangements are provided by Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft-Johansen Chapel in Lake Benton.

He died Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, at Banner Baywood Hospital in Mesa, Ariz.

He was born May 27, 1941, in Lincoln County, to Hubert and Metta (Nelsen) Johnson. He was a member of the United States Air Force from Jan. 1, 1962-Dec. 15, 1965.

Survivors include his wife, Janis; his children, Karla Sheffield of Exeter, Neb., Koni Withers of Phoenix, Ariz., Brad of San Tan Valley, Ariz.; 11 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a sister, Faye Rochel of Lake Benton.