Albert Wayne Johnson was born September 20, 1940 in Cedar Falls, IA, son of Virgil Wayne and Mary Luders Johnson. He received his education in Cedar Falls, Shellrock and Waverly schools. On December 26, 1957 he was united in marriage to Judy Jensen at the Evangelical United Brethren Church in Waverly. They started their married life in Waverly and Cedar Falls and in 1968 moved to Traer. Albert worked for John Deere Tractor Works in Waterloo and retired on January 31, 1997 after 30 years of service. His death came at his home on Thursday, May 9, 2013 at the age of 72 years. Albert enjoyed spending time with his family especially his grandchildren, fishing, family fish fry's, woodworking sporting events and being outdoors. He was preceded in death by his parents and one grandson David Johnson. He is survived by his wife Judy of Traer, his children Kim (Janet) Johnson of Traer, Kevin (Jennifer) Johnson of Cedar Rapids, IA, Kendal Johnson of Ozark, MO, Kerri (Dave) Stuart of Buckingham, IA and Kelley (April) Johnson of Traer, three sisters Judy (Al Rushford) McCloud of New Providence, IA, Connie (Duane) Schneider and Sandy (Arlin) Thoms both of Waverly and a brother Steve (Brenda) Johnson of Waterloo, 12 grandchildren, Cory (Vanessa) Johnson, Kelsie Johnson, Lucas Johnson, Katie Fetter, Kyle Johnson, Cassidy Johnson, Parker Johnson, Jaide Johnson, Whitney Sorensen, Courtney Stuart, Caden Stuart and Morgan Johnson and 6 great grandchildren Garett Fuller, Kiersten Johnson, Jagger Johnson, Silas Johnson, Arabelle Zook and Stone Tarrance.