Obituary: David D. Johnson
December 14, 1977- October 26, 2017
On Thursday October 26, 2017 David Duane Johnson stepped into glory after a lifelong battle with cancer.
He was born to Bill and Deborah Johnson on December 14, 1977 on his paternal Great Grand Mother’s birthday. Upon his graduation from Hobbs High School in 1996 he relocated to Schertz, Texas. In Schertz he met the love of his life, Sara Cullinan. David and Sara were married on July 25, 2009. On February 2, 2012 Bernadette Heve Johnson was born completing their family.
Immediately after Bernadette’s birth the family relocated to El Paso, Texas. A job opportunity from Memorial Hospital Craig brought them to the wonderful town of Craig, Colorado January of 2015.
The opportunities at Memorial Hospital Craig allowed David to meet the wonderful people of Craig and become a part of the community. In April of 2017 David accepted a job at Colowyo, his dream job! A job, which brought him immense joy.
David is survived by his wife Sara and daughter Bernadette, his father, Bill Johnson of Schertz, Texas, his mother, Deborah Hart and Step-Father Hubert of Hobbs, New Mexico. He is also survived by his brother, Cody Johnson of Schertz, Texas and sister, Katie Kessler and husband, Lee also of Schertz, his Bonus sister, Michelle Pilcher of Andrews, Texas, his Bonus sister, Sheila Fuentes and her husband Carlos. David is also survived by his beloved paternal Grand-Mother Jackie Catoe of Midland, Texas. He is survived by a host of nieces and nephews, friends and loved ones around the world.
David is preceded in death by his Maternal Grandparents, Betty and Duane Threatt, his Paternal Grand-Father, Alford Johnson.
A Celebration of Life will be held on November 4, 2017 at Craig Pavilion, Craig, Colorado at 11 a.m.
A second Celebration of Life will be held in Hobbs, New Mexico on November 18, 2017 at Immanuel Baptist Church at 2 p.m.
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