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Brock Johnson, 50 - July 22, 2016

Brock Shane Johnson, 50, of Gothenburg passed away Friday, July 22, 2016, at Gothenburg.
Services took place at the First United Methodist Church on Thursday, July 28, at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Joel Plisek officiating. Interment was at the Gothenburg Cemetery.
A visitation was conducted at Blase-Strauser Memorial Chapel of Gothenburg on Wednesday, July 27, from 1 to 8 p.m. with family members present from 5 to 7 p.m.
Johnson was born Jan. 10, 1966, at Lubbock, TX, the son of Gene and Carole Adams Johnson.
He graduated from Gothenburg High School in 1984.
On Oct. 5, 1996, he married Tami Matson at McCook.
Johnson served with the U.S. Army from 1989 to 1999. He was a member of the Army National Guard CO A 1-195 Armor Division, ranked as SGT/E-5 and was a M1A1 Tank Commander.
He enjoyed farming, traveling with his family, collecting military surplus, trucks of all kinds, shooting guns and collecting model trains as well as riding his Harley and making yearly trips to the Sturgis Bike Rally, according to family members.
?Johnson was a member of the United Methodist Church where he served on the board of trustees, and a member of the American Legion.
?He was preceded in death by: his mother, Carole; grandparents, Ike and Lola Adams.
?Survivors include: his wife, Tami Johnson of Gothenburg; son, Kyle Johnson of Gothenburg; daughter, Abigail Johnson of Gothenburg; his father, Gene Johnson of Gothenburg; sister, Roxanne (Luke) Ritz of Gothenburg; father- and mother-in-law, Dennis and Nancy Matson of Bartley; brothers-in-law—Ronald (Shanon) Matson of Kearney, Michael Matson of Bartley, Robert (Yolanda) Matson of McCook and Travis (Toni) Matson; sisters-in-law—Denise (John) McRae of McCook and Kimberly (Steve) Golgart of Wray, CO; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family members.
Memorials are suggested to be given in Johnson’s name.