BULLHEAD CITY, ARIZ. - Loretta P. Johnson, age 73, a 10-year resident of Bullhead City, Ariz. passed away at home on Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 after a courageous hard fought eight year battle with cancer, surrounded by her family. She was born on April 14, 1940 to parents Ernst and Mildred Forst in Des Moines, Iowa.
Loretta married Larry Johnson, her loving husband of 20-years in November 1993. She was a member of the Ladies VFW, Ladies Moose and Ladies Elks in Laughlin, Nev.
She was preceeded in death by her father, Ernst Forst; mother, Mildred Bahr; and son, Richard Everett.
Loretta is survived by her husband, Larry Johnson of Bullhead City, Ariz.; daughters, Kimmie Daniel of Wyoming, Karen (Bart) Norton of Utah, Stephanie (Layne) Sheriff of Utah, Jamie (Kevin) Egbert of Utah; son, Doug (Kim) Johnson of Utah; 14 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held on Feb. 24, 2014 in Richmond.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made in Loretta's name to your local Cancer Society.