Funeral escort for US Army PVT Fred Johnson Sr. on 12/4

US Army PVT Fred Johnson Sr.ST. MICHAELS, AZ – The family of US Army PVT Fred Johnson Sr. is requesting a funeral escort on Friday December 4, 2020.

STAGING: 7:30am Summit Mortuary, St. Michaels, Az
KSU: 8:00 am
DESTINATION: Family plot in Pinon, AZ.

Grave site service at 10am, conducted for immediate family only. Thereafter, visitors may pay their respect immediately following services will be conducted in accordance with CDC and Navajo Nation Covid-19 guidelines to protect friends and family. Thank you for understanding and cooperating.

US Army PVT Fred Johnson Sr. was 103 years old, his proudly served his country from 1942-1946, World War II veteran. He was born in Pinon, Az, went to school at Ft. Wingate, NM. He retired from Santa Fe Railroad, also from the BIA school. He was an avid rancher. He also learned to speak German, Italian and Spanish. He never forgot all the places he traveled, he loved to share his stories. He had great respect for the US Flag and very proud to be a veteran. He will be greatly missed, may he rest in peace.

On behalf of the Navajo Hopi Honor Riders, we send our condolences and prayers to the family of US Army PVT Fred Johnson Sr. We thank you for your service, you will never be forgotten. Rest in peace soldier.

Contact: Dorothy Hosteen (daughter)