Our loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend passed away on May 13th, 2013 at her cabin at Bear Lake. TJ was born on September 29th, 1952 in Salt Lake City, UT to Golden D. Johnson and Roxanne Chynoweth Johnson.
TJ grew up in Clearfield, UT with six brothers and one sister, Vaughn Johnson, Rock Johnson, Gene Johnson, Shane Johnson, Kyle Johnson, and Suzy Bell. She attended Clearfield High School and graduated in 1970. She married Larry M. Buttars on July 4th, 1986. They enjoyed 28 years together. she is a member of the LDS Church.
She was a licensed Real Estate Agent. She loved to golf, travel, cross-stitch and spend time with family and friends in Mesquite, NV and Bear Lake. She was an excellent cook and loved to entertain.
She was preceded in death by her father, which she adored and her loving brother, Lynn Johnson.
She is survived by her husband, Larry Buttars, her loving children, Sean (Heidi) Adams, Amy (Albert) Pierce, and Jennifer (Gyula) Price, and step-children, Valerie Hammer, Dallas (Jodie) Buttars, Marina Atwater, Kristin (Alan) Myers, Keri (Larry)Humphrey, and Trina (Shane) Dykster, 24 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
If you so desire, in lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the American Diabetes Association.
Services will be held Friday, May 17th, 11:00 a.m. at Leavitt’s Mortuary, 836 36th Street where also friends may visit the family 1 hour prior to services. Interment: Aultorest Memorial Park.
Please send condolences to www.leavittsmortuary.com