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KA0IZA, Derald Johnson, Silent Key


Derald shown here as part of a 2015 group photo with fellow net control operators.

Derald Shack

Derald at his station KA0IZA.

Sad news that Derald Johnson, has become a silent key at the age of 83..
Derald passed on April 4, 2017.

What can be said about this sad day? Derald is now a silent key and will be greatly missed by his many friends. The heart and soul of the present day PICONET, he has now moved on to a better place along side his beloved wife, Shirley. We will all miss you Derald. 73 from your friends on the PICONET.


Cards and memorials can be sent to:

Carolyn Struck
10330 32nd Ave N
Plymouth, MN 55441

At this time the Memorial service is planned for Saturday April 29 in Park Rapids. Please check the obituary link above for updated information.

Derald was the PICONET Manager and a long time net control station.
Click on the link below for a recording of Derald.

A sound byte of Derald on the PICONET Net


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