ROBERT CHAD JOHNSON
July 8, 1976–Sept. 20, 2019
Chad Johnson passed away Friday, Sept. 20, 2019, at the Wyoming Medical Center in Casper, Wyo., surrounded by his family.
Chad was born Thursday, July 8, 1976, in Newcastle, Wyo., the son of Robert Dean and Tammy Lee (Richards) Johnson.
Chad was reared and educated in Newcastle and graduated from Newcastle High School in 1994. He then went on to attend Black Hills State in Spearfish, S.D., where he earned his education degree in music for grades kindergarten through 12th grade. He met Jayme Bunney in college and they were married July 26, 2002, in Belle Fourche, S.D., and to this union two children were born, Kinley and Christian.
They moved to Craig, Colo., for Chad’s first teaching job for…