Thomas Martin Johnson

February 24, 1954 ~ March 15, 2019 (age 65)


Tom’s life began on February 24, 1954 in El Dorado. He is the son of Ray and Anna (Davis) Johnson. Tom is a 1972 graduate of El Dorado High School. He was united in marriage to Sandra Davis on November 21, 1977 in Oklahoma City. Tom worked as the service manager for John K. Fisher Buick, Cadillac, and GMC for many years. He had also worked for O’Reilly’s Auto Parts and most recently for ACE Hardware in El Dorado. He loved working on cars, and motorsports including dirt and drag racing. Tom enjoyed boating, camping and spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. His loving family includes his wife Sandra Johnson of El Dorado; children Rhonda Johnson of El Dorado, Wendi Johnson of Wichita, Heather Johnson of El Dorado and Jeremy Johnson of El Dorado; grandchildren Gage Lara, Hannah Lara, Gavyn Phillips, Brooke Dobson and Kayli Johnson; great granddaughter Emily McFadden; siblings Chester Johnson of El Dorado, Carla (Harold) Gum of Denver, Beverly Greenlee of El Dorado and Bobbie (Pat) Butler of Denver and several nieces and nephews. Tom passed away at his home on March 15, 2019. He is preceded in death by his parents, his brother Raymond (Peggy) Johnson and his sister Sharon (Milton) Graham. His family will gather with friends on Monday from 5-7 p.m. at the Carlson Colonial Chapel. Graveside services will be held on Tuesday at 1 p.m. at Towanda Cemetery. Memorial contributions in Tom’s name may be directed to the American Diabetes Association. Please sign his online guestbook and leave a memory of Tom at

To plant a tree in memory of Thomas Martin Johnson, please visit our tribute store.


March 18, 2019

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Carlson Funeral Home
200 S. Star
El Dorado, KS 67042

March 19, 2019

1:00 PM to TBD
Towanda Cemetery

Towanda, KS 67144


American Diabetes Association
608 W. Douglas STE #100, Wichita KS 67203
Tel: 1-316-684-6091

© 2020 Kirby-Morris Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. | Privacy Policy | Terms of Service