Oscar L. Johnson, Jr., 80, of Lindsborg, died Dec. 22, 2008.
He was born on April 19, 1928, in New Gottland, the son of Oscar L. Sr. and Nannie (Patrick) Johnson.
He was a retired civil engineer for K-DOT. Memberships include the Bethany Lutheran Church, American Legion Emil Pinkall Post #140 and the VFW Post #1432 of Salina. On Aug. 8, 1952, he married Mildred K. “Millie” Jensen at Grand Island, Neb., she died on July 15, 1998. He was preceded by a brother, Elmer.
Survivors include two sons, Scott L. (Terri) of Lindsborg; Tom A. (Cindy) of Winona, Texas; daughter, Luana Huskey (Doug) of Humble, Texas; two brothers, Marvin of Lindsborg, Kenneth of Dallas, Texas; a sister, Doris Stump of Lindsborg; a special friend, Maxine Sanborn of Salina; seven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandson.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Bethany Lutheran Church, Lindsborg. Burial will be in the Smoky Hill Cemetery, rural Lindsborg.
Memorials may be given to the Bethany Lutheran Church Foundation, Bethany Home or Lindsborg Community Hospital.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the Christians Funeral Home, Lindsborg, where family will receive friends from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m.