He was a native of Brooklyn, New York and the son of the late Anton and Magda Skarman Johnsen.
Mr. Johnsen was a WWII Army Veteran and a self employed Contractor.
In addition to his parents he is also preceded in death by his beloved wife of 66 years, Vida Johnsen, brothers, Raymond and Allen, sisters Agnus and Betty and granddaughters, Debra and Diana.
He is survived by a daughter, Nancy, grandson, Donny, daughter in law, Elizabeth and great grandchildren, Allie, Jacob and Peyton.
Services will be announced at a later date.
Mr. Johnsen will be interred in the National Cemetery in Chattanooga.
Tullahoma Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.