Dieter Johnson, age 65, a resident of Marion, Indiana, passed away on Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, at the Marion VA in Marion, Indiana. He was a former resident of Redkey, Indiana.  

Dieter was born on Sept. 18, 1954, in Muncie, Indiana, the son of Damon and Herta (Hofstetter) Johnson. He graduated from Redkey High School and served in the U.S. Army during Vietnam. He worked for Miller Tire, Sears and Pizza King in Muncie.  

Survivors include:

Two daughters — Bethany Aldrich (husband: Michael), Bellingham, Washington, and Sheena Johnson, Tacoma, Washington

Four sisters — Diana Bolz (husband: Bruce), Portland, Indiana, Linda Miller, Redkey, Indiana, Christina Cook (husband: Bob), Cookeville, Tennessee, and Susan Gores (husband: Ronald), Redkey, Indiana 

Two grandchildren

One great-granddaughter 

Several nieces and nephews

He was preceded in death by a son, Jared Johnson; and a granddaughter, Catherine Ann Welch.  

Burial will be held at a later date in the Marion National Cemetery in Marion, Indiana.  

Arrangements by Williamson-Spencer and Penrod Funeral Home in Portland. 

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