He was born in Waupaca, WI, October 10, 1946, a son of the late Theodore and Alta (Hanke) Johnson. Ted had worked at Waupaca Foundry. He was a member of Wisconsin Bow Hunters Association. Ted enjoyed archery and was an avid sportsman. He served in the U.S. Army in the Vietnam War.
Survivors include his daughter, Jennifer “Jiffy” Furman, Waupaca, WI; grandchildren, Cydney Brasch, Waupaca, WI; Chase Furman, Waupaca, WI; great-granddaughter, Kiera Brasch-Demore; brothers and sisters: Warren (Rita) Johnson, Weyauwega, WI; Donna (Stephen) Lumsden, Cedar Park, TX; Joan West, Appleton, WI; Kay Goetsch, St. Louis, MO; Donald (Judy) Johnson, Ladysmith, WI. He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers – Ronald Johnson and LeRoy Johnson.
A Memorial Service will be held at Holly Funeral Home in Waupaca at 5 p.m. on Friday, August 18, 2017 with Reverend Mary Bope officiating. Visitation will be held on Friday, from 3 p.m. until the time of the service at the funeral home.