Shirley Ann Johnson


Shirley Ann Johnson of Sheridan passed away Thursday, January 13th at her home in Sheridan. She was born on June 12th, 1943 to Edward Barbula and Theresa Marie Barbula (Emma Terez Gazdik) in the old Sheridan Hospital.

Growing up Shirley would help run her father’s business, Bruno’s NightClub in Acme, Wyoming where she met her husband Ole FrederickJohnson Jr. They got married on January 12th, 1963 in Ranchester,Wyoming.

Shirley was a homemaker and looked after their three children Curtiss, Lennie, and Crystal. Her husband Ole passed away on December 11th ,2003. After his passing she took over growing the garden and taking care of the yard of which she came to love.

She always loved to decorate the inside of the house for the holidays and loved to collect various figurines and Avon bottles. She is survived by her children, her brother John Barbula who still resides in Acme,Wyoming, and eight grandchildren.

Funeral arrangements are pending at Champion Funeral Home. Online condolences may be written at

Service: Thursday, July 21, 2022

August 1, 2022
Start Time:
Summer 2022 ~ Service date and time is still to be determined
Summer 2022 ~ Service date and time is still to be determined


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