|Dick Johnsen 2010|
|Dick Johnsen 1974|
Richard K. Johnsen, 73, of Louisville passed away Sunday August 26, 2016 at his home with the love of his life, wife Suzie and beloved Labrador Retriever, Kali, by his side, after a long, valiant battle with multiple myeloma. A graduate of Colorado State University, Dick worked for Xerox Corp, NTS Development Company (Louisville) and subsequently formed his own real estate development company, Olympia Homes.
Dick Johnsen joined Xerox in the mid 60's in the Denver Branch, and was transferred immediately to Cheyenne, Wyoming where he sold the Xerox 914, the Xerox 813 as well as the Haloid G46 and G30 photocopy machines, which were used by most counties in America to create legal document copies (ie: photocopies). The old Haloid Photocopy Machines consisted of a camera and all the elements of making a photograph type of copy. They were about 5-6 feet high and about 15 feet long.
|Dik Johnsen 1979|
After NTS, he developed the Louisville area for the Zaring Company, a Cincinnati based residential construction company and did that until founding, Olympia Homes, a property development company, based in Louisville. "We developed property throughout Kentucky, Indiana and Tennessee until retiring, with some health issues, a few years ago".