Tyler ‘T-Bone’ Johnson, 26

Tyler David “T-Bone” Johnson, age 26, of Cottage Grove, passed away unexpectedly Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014.

Tyler lived life to the fullest; always fast and loud! He was a skilled athlete, excelling in football, wrestling, baseball, and lacrosse.

He also loved the outdoors; hunting, fishing and spending time with family.

Tyler will be loved and missed by all. God hath not promised . . . Semper Fi- 3d Recon Battalion.

He is survived by his father, David Johnson; mother, Tamera “Tami” Knutson of Winsted; and step-mother, Sue Johnson; siblings Ayrelle Knutson, Trevor (Bri), Nicole, and Nolan Johnson; grandparents Donna Johnson, Georgia “Joey” Knutson, and Jim and Jerelyn Grove; aunts, uncles, cousins, family and friends.

Tyler was preceded in death by grandfathers Sonny Johnson and Mike Knutson.

A gathering of family and friends took place Saturday, Dec. 13 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Kok Funeral Home in Cottage Grove, with memory sharing beginning at 1 p.m.

Memorials are preferred to the Wounded Warrior Project.

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