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Wayne Johnson

Oct 2, 1948 - Jul 9, 2018
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    Francis Wayne Johnson, 69, passed away in the early morning of Monday, July 9, 2018. Known to his friends as Wayne, he was born on October 2, 1948 to Francis “Fudge” Johnson and Mary Erma Cox in Ellensburg, WA. 

    Wayne graduated Ellensburg High School in 1966 and soon after joined the Navy and served on the USS Enterprise for 4 years. After the Navy, Wayne moved back home and worked with his father, Fudge, and his brother, Lyn, working on the family farm. 
    Wayne spent much of his life as a bail bondsman, owning and operating Easy Bail in Ellensburg. Wayne was also a professional poker player, placing in the World Series of poker. Wayne found his wealth in his family and friends, fishing and hunting, and a good cigar by the fire. 
    Wayne is preceded in death by his parents Fudge and Mary Erma. Wayne is survived by both his children; daughter, Stefanie and son, Matthew (Keilah) and by his siblings, Vicky Eggum, Karen (George) Zittel, and Lyn (Mary) Johnson and Joe (Tracy) Hubbard. Wayne will be remembered fondly by his cousins, friends, and many loving nieces and nephews. 
 
 

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Funeral service

Jul 14, 2018:11:30 a.m.

American Legion Post 8

1101 Craig Ave, Ellensburg

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