Dale A. Johnston

Dale A. Johnston

Dec 7, 1958 - Feb 16, 2011
Dale A. Johnston died at his home in Shoshoni on Wednesday, Feb 16, 2011, at the age of 52.

Cremation has taken place and a small family gathering will be held in Superior Wisconsin at a later date.

Dale Alan Johnston was born in Superior, Wis., on Dec. 7, 1958, the son of Clarence and Nancy (Nasbvall) Johnston.

He moved to Laramie, Wyoming in the early 1980s, living in Laramie for several years, in Casper for eight years, and in Shoshoni for the past year.

Dale Johnston was a commercial truck driver who served with the U.S. Army. He worked for the Mills Water Service, driving trucks out of Lysite for eight years. He was also a carpenter, mechanic, and general handy man.

He married Debbie Leggate in Superior, Wis., and they had three children Joe, Mike and Samantha together. They later divorced.

His family said Dale Johnston enjoyed his children and grandchildren, especially going fishing together.

Survivors included sons, Joe Johnston and wife Shereen and their children, April, Jack, Ada, Ivan and Iva; Mike Johnston and his wife Elizabeth (Beth) and their children, Hank and Hanna, a daughter, Samantha Johnston and her fiancé Andrew Collins, all of Superior Wisconsin; a sister, Nancy (Johnston) Samp of Laramie. Also, nieces Jennifer and Alyssa, nephews; Robert and Nathan and his companion Judy Marcus of six years.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Curtis Johnston.

On-line obituaries are available and condolences for the family may be made at: thedavisfuneralhome.com

Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home of Riverton.