Preston Lawrence Johnson | Obituary

Preston Lawrence Johnson, of Federal Way, Washington, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on February 27, 2022 after a short stay on hospice. He was born on August 1, 1936 in Walla Walla, Washington to Lawrence J. Johnson and Ruth (Eubanks) Johnson. He is survived by his beloved wife of 60 years, Elizabeth (Strandberg) Johnson, his children, Alisa, Dina and Miles, and grandchildren, Tristan and Nicholas.

Preston’s Celebration of Life will be held on June 11th at 4:00pm at Church of the Good Shepherd – Episcopal, 345 South 312th, Federal Way, WA. A Zoom live-stream link will be available.

Should you wish to honor his memory with a donation, may we recommend programs that were near and dear to his heart: Church of the Good Shepherd Memorial Fund, the Multi-Service Center, the Kairos Prison Ministry or the American Volkssport Association.

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