Gerald P. "Jerry" Johnson of Pleasant View celebrated his 80th birthday at a family party on April 30.
He was born on May 2, 1933, in Ogden to Perry and Valores Johnson.
He served in the Army during the Korean War.
On June 14, 1953, he married Linda Clapper in Indiana. She died in 2005 after 52 years of marriage.
Their children are Kerry Johnson, Raymond Reed Johnson (deceased), and Jana Johnson.
He owned and operated Tefco Inc., retiring in 1996. He says that he enjoyed his job very much.
In 2007, he married Barbara Scott.
He has three grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, five stepdaughters, 11 step-grandchildren and 20 step-great-grandchildren.