Lawrence "Bud" Johns

Lawrence “Bud” Johns

Lawrence Dan “Bud” Johns passed away on June 12, 2019, after a short illness. Bud was born in Ronan, Montana, to L’Dee and Carmelita (Scanlon) Johns on Jan. 15, 1936.

The family moved to Buxton, Oregon, when Bud was a young child. Bud graduated from Hillsboro High School in 1955. In 1956, he enlisted in the U.S. Army, serving as a military police officer. After his service, he worked in the flooring and tile trade.

An avid outdoorsman, Bud enjoyed fishing, hunting and camping. He was an expert trap shooter, earning multiple awards on the state level. He enjoyed square dancing, bowling and golfing.

He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Elks, Moose, American Legion and Eagles.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Joann, and is survived by five children, 11 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren. Bud was loved, and he will be missed by his family and friends.

Mass intentions for Bud and Joann will be said at the following churches: Our Lady of Victory Roman Catholic Church in Seaside, Oregon, on Saturday, June 29, at 4 p.m., and Saturday, July 6, at 4 p.m.; St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Sutherlin, Oregon, on Friday, Aug. 2 at 8 a.m.; and Mother Cabrini Shrine in Golden, Colorado, on Wednesday, Oct. 2 at 7:30 a.m.

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