Candance (Candy) Elaine Johnson (65) was born December 28, 1954, in Lander, Wy to Dale and Delores Swartz. She passed peacefully in her home surround by family and love in Sheridan on February 5, 2020, After a long and courageous fight with Cancer.
Candy was a long time resident of Sheridan and Big Horn area. Candy’s first husband Art Bougie and her brought four beautiful children into the world and ran the local Transmission Doctor in Sheridan in their time together. Candy and Husband John Johnson married on December 31, 1992. They had a marriage filled with memories and loved spending every chance they could on the mountain camping and riding four-wheelers. They lived in Sheridan where Candy ran an in-home daycare for over 20 years. Candy loved her family, children, grandchildren, and God over all others. Candy was extremely caring and would help anyone she could. Candy was a sergeant mom and grandma to anyone that needed it throughout her life. She is mom and grandma to many beyond the bond of blood.
Candy is proceeded in death by her father Perry Dale, Grandparents Joseph & Deliah Barker and Joesph Perry (JP) & Lottie Bell Swartz. Candy is survived by her Mother Delores, Husband John, Children Michelle (Chris), Travis (Misty), Brandan (Jaime), Kimberly, Antonia, and Clayton. Grandchildren Alisha (Xavier), Austin, Tonia (Brad), Kyle, Krystiona, Travis Jr., Jordan, Shaelyn, Destiny, Charlie, Jonny, Troy, Braedyn, Zoey and Skylar. Great Grandchildren Tristan and Emmett. Her siblings Roger, Randy, Duane, Andy, Jill, and Joy. In addition to many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.
A Celebration of Candy’s Life will be held at 10:00 am on Saturday, February 15, 2020, at Kane Funeral Home with Pastor Terral Bearden officiating. A reception will follow at the Calvary Baptist Church.
Online condolences may be written at www.kanefuneral.com. Kane Funeral Home has been entrusted with local arrangements.