Chilling final Instagram post of wealthy Mormon, 57, before he shot his wife dead then killed himself at their stunning $1.5M Utah home, leaving their six kids orphaned

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A able Mormon dada posted a chilling last Instagram connection earlier shooting his woman dormant astatine their stunning $1.5m Utah home.  

Olin Johnson, 57, from American Fork, Utah changeable his 52-year-old woman Kerilyn Johnson dormant earlier turning nan weapon connected himself. The calamity near six children orphaned. 

In his last posting to societal media connected Wednesday, conscionable a time earlier his suicide, Johnson wrote: 'No matter really crappy a personification I am, motorcycles ever emotion maine back. Oh and skiing. Skiing loves maine too.'

Johnson could beryllium seen wearing his helmet while sat connected his Triumph motorbike, 1 of his favourite hobbies. 

Two of his children responded straight to their father's post.

Olin Johnson, 57, from American Fork, Utah changeable his 52-year-old woman Kerilyn Johnson dormant earlier turning nan weapon connected himself

In his last posting to societal media connected Wednesday, conscionable a time earlier his suicide, Johnson wrote: 'No matter really crappy a personification I am, motorcycles ever emotion maine back. Oh and skiing. Skiing loves maine too.'

Two of his children, son, Dillon Bay, and daughter, Savanna, responded straight to their father's station telling him really overmuch they loved him 

The couple's bodies were discovered by family members astatine 12:40pm connected Thursday astatine their $1.5 cardinal location successful American Fork, Utah

'Your not a crappy person. Your nan champion dada successful nan world,' 1 of his son's, Dillon Bay, wrote.

'Love you dada and loved that you taught maine to beryllium a badass and thrust motorcycles!' daughter, Savanna added.

No motive for nan murder-suicide has yet been fixed and it is unclear if nan Instagram station was a reference to marital trouble.  

Online, Olin appeared to emotion his family. 'Father to 6 awesome kids and 1 Beautiful Wife,' he wrote successful his Instagram profile.

The mates appeared to person it all, not slightest their stunning family location group successful nan mediate of agrarian Utah. 

Their societal media pages are grounds of a life good lived, pinch plentifulness of clip spent pinch their children, immoderate of whom were married.

The brace besides looked to return clip retired for themselves, enjoying unsocial clip distant from family arsenic they embarked connected on vacations to Europe, Australia and different parts of nan States. The awesome outdoors was ever a privilege for nan pair.

While Olin would attraction connected his business and outdoor actives, peculiarly biking and skiing, wife, Kerilyn, loved to cook, walk clip pinch her children, and moreover took to nan shape singing successful musicals pinch section amateur theatre companies.

But down nan screens, he appeared to person been successful turmoil, though nan logic for his shocking enactment of unit remains chartless for now. 

The mates are pictured surrounded by their six children, together pinch different family mambers

To nan extracurricular world, nan mates appeared to person a loving narration wherever they would recreation together and return portion successful outdoor activities 

Police rushed to nan segment of nan sprawling family location conscionable aft 12:40pm connected Thursday aft receiving reports that 2 group had been changeable aft nan bodies were discovered by different family member.

'Based connected nan investigation, it appears that Olin fatally changeable Kerilyn earlier fatally shooting himself,' American Fork constabulary said successful a statement

'We're not existent judge what led up to it, but he changeable her doubly and past changeable himself, ending his life,' said American Fork Police Lt. Stuart Fore.

Olin and Kerilyn Johnson are pictured alongside 2 of their younger children retired connected a hike

Kerilyn looked to beryllium a bully navigator arsenic she provided for her family of eight 

Fore besides said that location were nary signs of struggle aliases statement earlier nan killings.

He did not spell into immoderate further specifications astir nan crime scene. 

'At this point, nan family is requesting privateness arsenic they grieve their loss. We definitive our astir profound and sincere condolences to nan family and friends of Olin and Kerilyn,' nan American Fork Police Department said successful a statement, later classifying nan 2 deaths arsenic a murder-suicide.

'Kerilyn was virtually 1 of nan astir generous, kind, supportive group that I person ever known,' said Gayle Lockwood, a retired sound coach astatine Bringham Young University who had Johnson arsenic a student. 

'She is simply a ray that will beryllium missed successful nan world,' Lockwood told KUTV.

Olin loved to get retired and astir connected nan unfastened roadworthy and thrust his Triumph motorcycle

Johnson's occupation involving nan building of firing ranges besides saw him get rather nan postulation of weaponry, overmuch of which was besides photographed and displayed connected his Instagram account

Kerilyn Johnson was herself a sound coach and  singing teacher at BYU, mentoring hundreds of group crossed Utah County.

'My dream is that group will proceed to deliberation and believe for her family,' Lockwood said. 'These children are going to request a batch of emotion and support for a agelong clip to come.'

Kerilyn's husband, Olin Johnson, ran his ain company, Simtek Modular, which specializes successful making mini arms firing ranges that tin beryllium utilized for training by nan subject and police. 

Olin was besides known to beryllium into outdoor pursuits enthusiast pinch a emotion of  mountaineering, climbing, caving, upland biking and riding ungraded bikes.

His occupation involving nan building of firing ranges besides saw him get rather nan postulation of weaponry, overmuch of which was besides photographed and displayed connected his Instagram account. 

A GoFundMe has been group up for nan six Johnson children who are near behind. The six scope successful property from precocious teens to adults.

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