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1941 Tayne 2020

Tayne Johnson

September 3, 1941 — October 18, 2020

Magna’s Shirtless Cowboy

Will always be Remembered

Tayne Richard Johnson Sr.

Tayne passed away on Oct 18, 2020. He was born September 3, 1941, he was raised by his loving parents, Lester Jess Johnson and Emma Madelyn Handy.  He retired from Kennecott after 47 ½ years and from Cult Construction after 32 years, he had a very strong work ethic.

Tayne’s main interests were his children and family.

He is survived by his son, Ricky (Tayne Richard) Johnson Jr (Debra); daughter, Lisha Ann Pyne (Brent); grandchildren, Kris Johnson (Misty), Tyler Johnson, Aubrie Johnson, Daniel Frandsen (Megan), Ashley Best (Jason), Kristopher Pyne (Laura) and Cameron Pyne; great grandchild, Jerzee Starr Johnson (the love of his life) and one on the way; brothers, Jesse Johnson Jr. (Claudia) and James Johnson (Beverly).

He is preceded in death by parents; Lester Jess Johnson and Emma Madelyn Haney Johnson; sisters, Mildred “Millie” Baldwin, EmmaMay Wagner and Charlotte Johnson; daughter,  Lisa Wallberg (2012); and son, Daniel Johnson (1968).

He was a father figure and grandpa to many including Daryl Reeves (Ken) and family.

A celebration of Tayne’s life will be on Oct 25, 2020 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm at Peel Funeral Home located at 8525 West 2700 South. To ensure compliance with current social distancing there will be limited space and masks are required.

The family will hold a graveside service privately.

As an expression of sympathy, please consider a donation at's Shirtless Cowboy (Tayne R. Johnson Sr.)

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Service Schedule

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Sunday, October 25, 2020

2:00 - 4:00 pm (Mountain time)

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