Walter Guy Johnson Jr., 66, of Vandalia, died at 9:25 p.m. on Friday, June 27, 2008, at Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia.
The body was cremated, and private services will be held at a later date. Hohlt & File Funeral Home in Vandalia was in charge of arrangements. Memorials: Donors choice.
Mr. Johnson was born on Nov. 4, 1941, in Vandalia, the son of Walter Guy and Marjorie Ann Sakach Johnson.
He was the operator of Johnsons Wholesale Store in Vandalia, and was an Army veteran. He was affiliated with Mother of Dolors Catholic Church in Vandalia, Vandalia Eagles Club Aerie No. 3901, Vandalia Moose Lodge No. 1447 and Crawford-Hale American Legion Post No. 95 of Vandalia.
He is survived by his parents; brother, Michael Johnson of Ramsey, and sisters, Patricia Wefer of McDowell, Va., and Teresa and her husband Randy Thomas of San Diego, Calif.