Former Ely resident, Jerry K.. Johnson, passed away April 28, 2018 in Florida where he had gone to live near his children in his final days. He fought a tough battle with cancer  for 8 months.

Jerry was born September 29, 1960 to Gerald and Margaret (Gossett) Johnson. He married Pamela Wink in Fresno, California. Together they raised 4 children. He was a project manager and electrician. He was most recently employed by J.W. Electric, Ely, Nevada  (“The greatest bunch of guys I ever worked with”.)

He is survived by  his wife, Pam of Port Orange, Florida, sons Thomas (Tiffany) Wink of Jacksonville, Florida, Jerry, Jr. of Port Orange, Florida; Daughters, Katie (A.J.) and MIchele (Shaun) all of Port Orange, Florida, brothers, Mark and Doug of Florida, Aunt Marry Goff of McGill, Nevada, cousins, Rhonda (Ernie) Vargas of Ely, Nevada , Willodine Polk and Ruth Ayala both of McGill, Nevada and Ron Goff Jr (Annette) of Gold Bar, Washington.

He is preceded in death by his parents, a brother, Tim and his uncle Ron Goff, Sr.,

Graveside services were held in  Daytona Beach, Florida. Donations in Jerry’s name may be made to Huntsman Cancer Institute or the Hope Lodge both in Salt Lake Ciity, Utah.