Florence R. Johnson

Florence R. Johnson passed away March 19, 2024, at Life Care Center, Cheyenne, Wyoming. Cremation was chosen and no public services will be held.

She was born June 28, 1938, in Hallock, Minnesota, to Ambrose & Mary (Coffield) Collins. Florence married Vernon L. Johnson, December 28, 1956. They had lived in the Laramie area since 1969. In their free time, Vern & Florence enjoyed snowmobiling, 4-wheeling, wood cutting, and horse camping in the mountains. They traveled with their son Scott to many rodeos in many states. She worked at the Uni-Wyo Bookstore on campus for several years before retiring. She enjoyed reading, knitting, hiking, biking, playing games on her computer, and going to the Senior Center in Laramie. She took trips to Texas, Maryland, North Dakota, Minnesota; and to Maui, Hawaii, with her daughters in 2012.

She is survived by her daughters Sally and Lana, six grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband Vern and her son Scott.

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Condolences (11)

  • Tammy Comer

    So sad to hear of Florence’s passing. She was always so appreciative of the Eppson Center and we enjoyed having her there!! May you find comfort in your memories. Tammy and the Staff at the Eppson Center

  • Anonymous

    Dear Sally and Lana, We were saddened to hear of your mother's death. We used to enjoy walking with her during "Seniors on the Go" with the Epson Center. We had asked after your mom several times recently at the Senior Center but now one knew where she was. We hope her passing was peaceful and without pain. We considered both Vern and Florence friends and shall miss them. Our heartfelt condolences go our to you and your families. Warmest regards, Jon and Angela Howdeshell

  • .Lynette

    This was my last living aunt ,I will always remember her great sense of humor . I also thank her for my amazing cousins ,love you .

  • Anonymous

    And I forgot to mention--may she join Vern and Scott at Jesus' feet. God Bless Them . With Our Love, Roy & Nancy Kern

  • Anonymous

    We are so sorry! Florence called me when Scott passed away and then I saw her in Walmart struggling with her knees. So sorry I had not kept in touch. She has been heavy on my mind this week. With our sincere sympathy, Nancy & Roy Kern

  • Robin Coulthard

    She was always very kind! You could see how much she loved her family when she looked at them! Hugs to you all and sending prayers!


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