His funeral service will be 10:30 AM, Friday, February 9th at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church. Burial of his cremated remains will be at the Black Hills National Cemetery with military honors. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 PM, Thursday, February 8th at the Kuhler Funeral Home, with his family present during that time. A prayer service will be held at 5:00 PM Thursday evening. Memorials may be directed to his family.

Gregory Johnson, age 69, of Huron, South Dakota, died Wednesday, January 31, 2018, due to a motor vehicle accident.

His funeral service will be 10:30 AM, Friday, February 9th at Mount Calvary Lutheran Church. Burial of his cremated remains will be at the Black Hills National Cemetery with military honors. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 PM, Thursday, February 8th at the Kuhler Funeral Home, with his family present during that time. A prayer service will be held at 5:00 PM Thursday evening. Memorials may be directed to his family.  Visit www.kuhlerfuneralhome.com

Grateful for having shared in his life are his wife, Claudia Johnson of Huron; seven children, Nicole Irelan of Crookston, Minnesota, Shannon (Fatima) Johnson of Sioux Falls, Wendilee (Joe) Solomon of Fargo, North Dakota, Shawn (Kelsey Vacha) Johnson of Omaha, Nebraska, Stephanie (Trevor) Gerrits of Huron, Gregory Shane (Sheena) Johnson of Maple Grove, New York, and Timothy (Alisha) Johnson of Golf Port, Mississippi; fourteen grandchildren, Amanda Spenst, Desirae Seeger, Dallas Seeger, Leo Johnson, Bailey Solomon, Dawson Solomon, Makaila Solomon, Logan Gerrits, Evan Gerrits, Dilan Gerrits, Erik Reekie, Aidan (Mel) Reekie, Liliana Johnson, Timonth (Timo) Johnson, and two more grandchildren on the way; and four great-grandchildren, Hayley Meier, Landon Meier, Leah Lee and Brantley Avritt.

Greg is also survived by his uncle, James (Twylla) Alterpeter of Crookston, Minnesota; six siblings, Delphine (Larry) Hanson of Osage, Minnesota, Jennifer Erickson of West Fargo, North Dakota, Stanton (Christina) Johnson of Lynd, Minnesota, Cynthia Alfro of McKinney, Texas, Richard (Eva Burns) Johnson of Lynd, Minnesota and Eugene Johnson of Fergus Falls, Minnesota; and many nieces and nephews.