Earl Johnson, 89, of Turlock, passed away at Paramount Court after an extended illness. Earl was born in Irwin City to Axel and Esther Johnson. He grew up in Hilmar and attended both Hilmar and Turlock schools. In Turlock he was a part of the famous class of ’44. He completed his studies while in the Marine Corps. His military service was at the end of World War II.
In Turlock Earl married Carmen Nordell and they attended Monte Vista Chapel and participated in SIRS. Earl and Carmen were married in Louise Marchant’s backyard in 1995.
Earl was preceded in death by a daughter and 2 sisters. He is survived by his wife Carmen G. Johnson of Turlock, daughter Barbara Jean Levinson of Oroville, CA, 2 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.
A Graveside Service with Military Honors will be held at San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery on Tuesday, April 7th at 11:30 am. Memorial contributions are suggested for Westside Ministries of Turlock. Please leave memories and condolences at www.allenmortuary.com.