Daniel Johnson, 52, of Rutland, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at Rutland Regional Medical Center, following a brief illness.
He was born Dec. 2, 1959, in Rutland, the son of Blanch (Todriff) and James E. Johnson Sr.
Mr. Johnson worked for the Vermont State Fair for the last 12 years and was also employed at Stop Light Lounge, Rutland Herald and several other local companies.
He enjoyed racing, was a Jeff Gordon fan and placed in several pool and dart leagues.
Survivors include five siblings, Sharon Turner of Rutland Town, Yvonne Davis of Pittsford, Cynthia Johnson, Timothy Johnson Sr., both of Rutland, and Michael Johnson of North Clarendon; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was predeceased by his mother in 1991 and father in 1999; two brothers, James Jr. in 2003 and Stephen in 2009; a niece and nephew.
The graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16, in Evergreen Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Johnson Memorial Fund, in care of Sharon Turner, 565 Post Road, Rutland, VT 05701.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Aldous Funeral Home.