JOHNSON, Fred Theodore

November 13, 1945 – November 24, 2014

With profound sadness, his family announces the sudden passing of Fred Theodore Johnson at the age of 69. Born Nov 13, 1945 in Wetaskiwin, Alberta, he passed away Nov 24, 2014 in Cochrane, Alberta. Lovingly remembered by Gloria, his wife of 47 years, his children Bill (Kim) Johnson of Cochrane and Debbie (Jim) Scott of Sundre, Fred will be dearly missed by his grandchildren Tyson and Jennifer Johnson; Shayelyn, Briley, Tayanah and Haydyn Scott.

Fred is also survived by his mother, Mary Johnson of Lacombe and sister Bev (Keith) Robertson of Seba Beach; brothers-in-law; Dave (Ann) Beattie, Bob (Carmen) Beattie and Tim Beattie; sisters-in-law; Marion Fenton (Bill Bachynski), and Linda Hoomana, as well as many nieces and nephews. Fred’s father, Roy, predeceased him.

On Saturday, November 29 at 1:00 pm, please join the family to remember Fred at The Royal Canadian Legion, Branch No. 15, (114 – 5th Avenue West, Cochrane ).

In lieu of flowers, the family would be grateful for memorial donations in Fred’s memory to be made directly to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, (1-888-473-4636) (100 – 119 – 14th Street NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 1Z6),, Alberta Cancer Society, (1331 – 29st Street NW, Calgary, Alberta T2N 4N2),, Calgary MS Society, (110 Quarry Park Blvd SE #150, Calgary, AB T2C 3G3),, or a charity of your choice.

  1. On 25/11/2014 at 9:24 pm Kelly and Rick Nash Said:

    So sorry to hear of Fred’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this most difficult time.

  2. On 26/11/2014 at 7:51 am Jim & Connie Ullery Said:

    Dear Gloria, We are shocked & saddened to hear od Fred’s passing. Our thoughts & Prayers are with you & yours at this most difficult time. Wished we could be at the service to give you all a hug!
    He will be missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him. Stay strong!! Sincerely Jim & Connie

  3. On 26/11/2014 at 7:52 am Angela and Rick Said:

    So sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. Hugs…

  4. On 26/11/2014 at 8:14 am Josh & Marlene Hindes Said:

    We’re so sorry to hear of your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families.

  5. On 26/11/2014 at 8:44 am Christine Roth Said:

    My thoughts and prayers are with all of Fred’s family and friends. Fred will be missed dearly. He touched so many lives with his unique wit and beautiful smile. I am so sorry for your loss.

  6. On 26/11/2014 at 11:18 am Gerry Meggeson Said:

    Dear Gloriia ,Deb and Bill,I was extremely sorry to hear of Fred’s passing,he was a dear neighbour and friend..I will miss his great smile and wave as he drove by . He was a really great love to all of you.Gerry Meggeson

  7. On 26/11/2014 at 11:49 am Keith & Lori Ullery Said:

    Gloria,Billy & Deb

    We were very saddened to hear of Fred’s passing. He was a great man and I will always remember his sense of humor and smile. Prayers to the entire family as you grieve the loss of a genuine man. God Bless you all.

  8. On 26/11/2014 at 1:24 pm Wendy Williams Said:

    With deepest sympathy as you remember Fred. My thoughts & prayers to all family & friends!

  9. On 27/11/2014 at 7:04 am Dara, Bob & Matt Dallaire Said:

    Our heart aches for your loss Gloria. So many great memories of a good man. He will be missed.
    The Dallaires

  10. On 27/11/2014 at 8:20 am ronnie knowles Said:

    gloria my heart goes out to you his smile his wit and wink will always be there for me

  11. On 27/11/2014 at 11:10 am Bernice & Maurice Klotz Said:

    Sorry to hear of your lost, our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  12. On 27/11/2014 at 1:26 pm Heather Reid Said:

    So Sorry to hear such sad news…He will be missed by all of us.

  13. On 27/11/2014 at 2:21 pm Gwen Petrie Said:

    Gloria, Bill, and Debbie, and GrandChildren

    I was so shocked to hear of Fred’s passing. Sending hugs and prayers to the family. Freddie will be missed by many.

    God bless you all.

    Gwen xoxoxo

  14. On 27/11/2014 at 3:22 pm Deagles Said:

    With saddened hearts we send our deepest sympathies of Fred’s passing.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  15. On 27/11/2014 at 5:44 pm jacolyne stump Said:

    Sorry to hear of your lost. He will be missed

  16. On 27/11/2014 at 6:55 pm Don Stump Said:

    Fred and me…we go back a long ways, had many good times and ton of laughs. I am very sad for the loss. To Gloria, I am sorry I cannot be there for you, but in my heart I am. My deepest condolences.
    Don Stump

  17. On 27/11/2014 at 10:22 pm Rob and Lorelei Berry Said:

    So sorry Gloria and family on the loss of Fred. He will be very missed. He did have a contagious smile, and ways full of fun. May you some how find peace in this time of sorrow.

  18. On 28/11/2014 at 3:21 pm Bob and Terry Nelson Said:

    Gloria,Debbie, and Bill We are so sorry to hear of Fred’s passing. May you find strength in remembering the good times,that will carry you through this terrible time. If we can’t get to the memorial tomorrow,please know that we are with you in spirit. Keep in touch. Terry and Bob Nelson

  19. On 29/11/2014 at 6:32 am Michelle & Harry Satchwell Said:

    Oh we are so saddened to hear this new. We send sincere thoughts to your family during the days ahead. May you find strength in the Lord to comfort you. As your hearts heal, may your your fond family memories bring a smile to your faces.
    Michelle & Harry Satchwell

  20. On 29/11/2014 at 9:32 am Sheila Walroth Said:

    Although I never really knew Fred I know how much you will miss him.
    I just wanted you to know I’m thinking of you. Take care of yourself.

  21. On 30/11/2014 at 5:51 am Robert & Valerie Said:

    Gloria & Family,

    We are so sorry to hear about Fred’s passing, our thoughts are with you and your family.
    We are sorry we are not there to have been able to attend his service and give our condolences in person. Please take care and remember that support is all around you as you go through this difficult time.

    Robert & Valerie

  22. On 07/12/2014 at 12:52 pm teresa hurshman Said:

    Aunt Gloria,Bill&Deb
    So sorry to hear of Uncle Freds passing
    My deepest condolences Teresa

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