Art O. ‘Slick’ Johnson

Art O. ‘Slick’ Johnson of Oconomowoc passed away unexpectedly Monday, Dec. 12, 2011, at the age of 79.

He was the beloved husband of Sharon Gold-Johnson for 25 years; loving and cherished dad of Robin and Jeff Gold; father of Steve Clark; and dear brother of Pauline (John) Hammel, William "Wink" (LaVerne) Johnson and Al (Karen) Johnson. He is also loved and survived by his furry friend Buddy and many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Art was known throughout Waukesha County as an excellent arborist and a fabulous fisherman.

Visitation will be held from 1 p.m. until the 4 p.m. funeral service Saturday, Dec. 17, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 380 Bluemound Road (at highways J and JJ, four blocks south of Interstate 94), Waukesha. Burial will be at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 19, at Delafield City Cemetery. Please meet at the cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated.

Church and Chapel Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 549-0659 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.