Mass of Christian Burial for Dalli Johnson, 21 year old Buffalo man who was killed late Sunday evening in an auto accident, will be celebrated Thursday, July 21st at 10:00 a.m. from the St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Buffalo with Father Pete Johnson as celebrant. A vigil service will be held and the Rosary recited on Wednesday evening at 6:00 p.m. at the Catholic Church. Visitation will be held from the Adams Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday from 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. and from 7:00 p.m. until 10:00 p.m. Interment will be in Willow Grove Cemetery with graveside services to follow the Mass. Donations in Dalli’s memory may be made to the Buffalo City Volunteer Fire Department in care of the Adams Funeral Home at 351 N. Adams in Buffalo.
Dalli Kristopher Johnson was born on September 23, 1989 in Buffalo, Wyoming to Scott and Myra Johnson. He grew up and went to school in Buffalo where he participated in wrestling, football, soccer and 4-H. Dalli graduated from Buffalo High School with the class of 2008. During high school he worked for Mark Gordon on the Merlin Ranch and also for Big Horn Meat. After high school he went to work for Dan Myers Construction and later took a job with Big Horn Welding where he worked until the time of his death.
Dalli loved anything that took him outdoors. He was always the first to volunteer to help with brandings, dockings and anything that involved ranch work. He loved to snow machine and spend time with his family and friends. He was a member of the Buffalo City Volunteer Fire Department.
He is survived by his parents, Scott and Myra Johnson of Buffalo; one sister Shantel Johnson of Buffalo; his maternal grandmother Shirley Arno; his aunts Marcie McStay and her husband Bob, Stacie Hougard, and Steffi Lara and her husband Tony; uncles Carlisle Arno, Gerald Arno and his companion Colleen Knott, and Gary Arno; cousins, Sage and Tempe McStay; Dakota, Kyann, Natausha, Chayce, Sammy, and Alex Arno; Nicole, Brianna and Devin Hougard, and Lance Lara. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather Jim Arno and his paternal grandfather Jim Johnson.