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Carolyn Johnson

Jun 20, 1945 - May 9, 2014
Carolyn Johnson, 68, of Riverton died on Friday, May 9, 2014 at her home. Cremation has taken place and her ashes will be buried at Mountain View Cemetery.

Carolyn Ann Hilzer was born on June 20, 1945 in Portland, OR to Harry and Margaret (Wempen) Hilzer. She was one of six children. She spent the majority of her life in Riverton.

On January 12, 1962, she married Donald Glenn Johnson in Riverton, WY. They had three children, Glenn, Lorie, and Corrina.

She worked for Woodward’s Floral as a florist, as a cook for Riverton Memorial Hospital, and had her own ceramic store.

Her family said that she enjoyed ceramics and crafts in general. She loved her grandchildren.

She is survived by her son, Glenn D. Johnson, of Riverton; her daughters, Lorie Reece of Riverton, and Corrina and husband, Clint Blake also of Riverton; her brothers, Denny Hilzer and Gary Hilzer; her sisters, Joyce Ross, Marilyn King, and Harriett Doss; nine grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Margaret Hilzer and her husband Donald Glenn Johnson on October 27, 1994.

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Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home.