Published DateFRANKLIN — Wayne Leon Johnson, 58, beloved father, brother and friend to many, passed away Thursday morning in Concord Hospital surrounded by his children. He was born in Franklin on January 15, 1955, and was also a longtime Franklin resident. He was the second youngest to Jeannette (Cote) and John Dusty Johnson. He was predeceased by his brother Michael of Franklin and is survived by his children Justin of Northfield, Krystal of Nashua and John-Dusty Johnson of Manchester. Also survived by his siblings John-Dusty of Franklin, Cheryl Lockwood of Tilton, Ronnie Johnson of Athol MA, Danny of Franklin. He also leaves his longtime girlfriend Ellen Gilpatric of Franklin, and many other extended family members. Wayne was an avid musician and outdoorsman who adored spending time with his friends and family. He was loved by all who knew him and will be greatly missed.
Calling hours will be held Friday June 14, 2013 from 6-8pm at the William F. Smart Sr. Memorial Home, Franklin-Tilton Road, in Tilton. Burial will be at the convenience of the family.
For more information go to www.smartfuneralhome.com