Robert "Bob" Johnson
Robert "Bob" Johnson, age 43, of Kadoka, died Thursday, August 17, 2006, at the Rapid City Regional Hospital.
Funeral services were held Monday, August 21, at the Kadoka City Auditorium with Pastor Gary McCubbin officiating.
Music was provided by Carl Bauman, Boyd Porch and John Kaiser. Ushers were Maurice Handcock, Tom Parquet, Larry Cvach and Bob Spears. Pallbearers were Steve Jeffords, Frank Wells, Scott Walker, Mike Struble, Larry McLaughlin and Darrel Terkildsen.
Interment will be in the Kadoka Cemetery.
Robert Johnson, better known as "Bob" to his family and friends, was born February 7, 1963, in Mitchell, SD, the son of Claire and Marie (Hoffman) Johnson. The family lived in White Lake, where Bob received his education. In 1979, Bob moved to Kadoka to work with his uncle at Joe's Repair.
Bob was united in marriage to Yvonne Jakeway on October 11, 1980, in Kadoka. Later he worked at the Kadoka Standard, a position he held for 19 years. In October 2000, Bob started working for Scotchman Industries in Philip, where he worked until the time of his death.
Bob was the president of the Kadoka Trap Club for five years and coached Teener baseball for one year. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and camping.
Grateful for having shared his life include a daughter, Shannon Scofield of Murdo; a son, David Johnson of Kadoka; three grandchildren, Thane, Jessica, and Alex Scofield; his mother, Marie Johnson of White Lake; a brother, Jeff Johnson of Dell Rapids; a niece, Angie Johnson and her children, Michael and Tre; and a host of aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Bob was preceded in death by a son, Daniel Johnson; his father, Claire Johnson; a sister, Marcia Johnson; and his maternal and paternal grandparents.
A memorial is established. Funeral Chapel of Kadoka was in charge of arrangements. Written tributes may be made at www. rushfuneralhome.com