Daphyne Deane Johnson, age 64 years, of Ely, NV passed away January 7, 2018 in Ely, NV.  She was born April 29, 1953 in Casper, Wyoming to  Donald and Betty Joan Johnson.

Daphyne was a Nurse for 25 years, retiring in 1995.  She also was a photography assistant.  Daphyne enjoyed traveling, camping, cooking, and reading.

Daphyne is survived by her partner Candy Mae Davis Roses of Ely, NV; sister Lori Gilroy and her husband Tim Gilroy of Hewitt, NJ; brother Jim Johnson of Los Angeles, CA; nephew TJ Gilroy of Hewitt, NJ and niece Alexandra Smith of Fort Collins, CO.

She is preceded in death by her parents Donald and Betty Joan Johnson, sister Susan Lockwood and friend Gayle Smith.