Thomas A. Johnson of Baker and formerly of La Grande, died Saturday after noon at St. Elizabeth nursing home. He was 90.
Mr. Johnson was a roundhouse foreman for the Union Pacific Railroad and retired in 1960 at La Grande. He was a veteran of World War I, a member of Our lady of the Valley Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.
Survivors include a daughter-in-law, Virginia Johnson of Mobile, Ala.; a grandson, Scott Johnson of New York and a granddaughter, Susan Johnson of Florida. He was preceded in death by his wife, Pauline, in September 19??, and a son Joe.
Scripture Rosary services will be at 7 p.m. today at ?? Mortuary, La Grande, with the mass of resurrection on Wednesday at 11 a.m. at Our Lady of The Valley Catholic Church, La Grande with the Rev. Todd Unger officiating. Concluding services will follow at Calvary Cemetery, La Grande.
Source: Baker Democrat Herald, Baker City, Oregon, April 9,1985, page 2
Contributed by: Sue Wells