Reynold Johnson 95, of Tilden, Nebraska died Thursday, July 20, 2017, at Heritage of Bel Air in Norfolk, Nebraska.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 28 at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church in Tilden. Reverend Christopher Onuoha will be Celebrant, with burial in St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery in Tilden.
Visitation will be Thursday from 5 to 7p.m. at Brockhaus-Harlan Funeral Home in Tilden, with a 7 p.m. Rosary.
The son of William and Emma (Kudera) Johnson, Reynold was born May 17, 1922, at rural Clarkson. He attended country school near Clarkson. On June 1, 1948, he was married to Leona Prochaska at Abie.
The couple lived in Abie where Ray was employed by Construction Service of Omaha. He was a member of the Abie Volunteer Fire Dept. and Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Abie and the Knights of Columbus.
The couple moved to Tilden in 1967, where Ray was co-owner of Tilden Construction for 12 years. He worked for Antelope County until age 65. Ray then became employed by Rutjens Construction.
Ray was a member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church in Tilden.
He is survived by his son and spouse, Marvin and Doris Johnson of San Antonio, Texas; a daughter and her husband, Teresa and Marti Horrocks of Frederick, Colo.; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.