She loved to cook and sew, and made so many beautiful things, and loved her family most of all. Valerie was a life-long member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Later-day Saints.
Valerie is survived by her son, Rocco Bradford; daughter, Crystal (Buck) Mclaughlin; and grandkids, Macy Chapman, and twins Riley and Rusty Mclaughlin. She is also survived by her mother, Darline, and father; Glen Dale Johnson; and siblings, Craig Johnson, Robert (Jean) Johnson, Terry (Carol) Johnson, Tracy Johnson, Tom Bill (ReNae) Johnson, Melody (Merrel) Lund, and Mignon (Gene) Tankersley.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Gary; her son, Tyson; and her sister, Amanda.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, March 6, at the Green River LDS Church in Green River, Utah. A viewing was held prior to the services at the church. Interment was in the Elgin Cemetery.
Services were in the care of Fausett Mortuary. Friends and family may sign the guest book and share memories of Valerie at www.fausettmortuary.com.