Howard Reed Johnson
07/13/1957 - 11/29/2019
Our beloved husband, father, son and dear friend, Howard Reed Johnson passed away on November 29, 2019, in South Jordan, UT. The son of Freeman Keith and Ileen Judd Johnson, Howard was born on July 13, 1957 in Minneapolis, MN. Howard married Gabrielle Leslie Dobbs on April 30, 1994 in Manti, UT.
Howard had a love of singing and had been in multiple choirs. He also had a deep passion for Computer Science and computer programming, which lead to his career in becoming a Senior Software Engineer. He is a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints having served a two-year mission and enjoyed being a Scout Leader.
Howard is survived by his wife Gabrielle and their son Marcus Tyler Johnson; mother Ileen; siblings: Karl, Marvin, Ann, Karen, Brian, Mark, Kristen and Jennifer. He is preceded in death by his father Freeman Johnson.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, December 6, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at the Garden Park 4th Ward Chapel, 4484 West Willoughby Drive, South Jordan, UT. Viewings will be held on Thursday night from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Larkin Sunset Gardens, 1950 East Dimple Dell Road (10600 South) Sandy, UT and on Friday from 12:00 – 1:45 p.m. prior to services at the Ward. Interment will take place at the Larkin Sunset Gardens Cemetery following services on Friday.