Person:Robert Johnson (165)

Robert Eugene Johnson
d.5 Feb 2019
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Name Robert Eugene Johnson
Gender Male
Birth? 1922
Residence? Roaming Shores, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States
Death? 5 Feb 2019
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    Robert E. Johnson
    September 12, 1922 - February 5, 2019
    Robert Eugene "Bob" Johnson passed away on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 after a brief hospitalization. Bob was born September 29, 1922 in Andover, Ohio to Wilbur and Laina (Burt) Johnson.
    He was a resident of Perry, Ohio; Painesville, Ohio, and Roaming Shores, Ohio, and most recently a resident of Haven Homes Assisted Living in Stow, Ohio.
    Bob served in the United States Navy as a Chief Electricians Mate, during World War II. He was a graduate of Harvey High School in Painsville, Ohio . He attended Purdue University. Received an Associate Degree in Nursing Home Administration from Ohio State University. Bob had been a plumbing and electrical contractor. He also owned a construction supply business. He retired form Lake County Home where he was the Administrator. Bob was a former Mayor of Perry, Ohio . He also served as President of Lake County Mayor's Association, and President of Ohio Municipal League. He was a member of Perry United Methodist Church. He was an Elk and member of the local VFW. A loving husband, father, and grandfather; Bob loved to hunt, fish, play pinochle, and travel.
    He was preceded in death by his father and mother Wilbur and Laina (Burt) Johnson. His wife Juanita Ann "Jay" (Syfers) Johnson also went before him.
    He is survived by his daughter, Barbara Jay (David) Johnson-Buell of Nampa, Idaho; son, Robert Eugene (Betty) "Skip" Johnson II. of Brimfield, Ohio; and grandsons, Robert Eugene Johnson III., of Lancaster, Ohio, and David Charles Johnson of Brimfield, Ohio.
    Calling Hours will be held from 4:00 PM until time of funeral services at 5:30 PM on Friday, February 8, 2019 at Shorts Spicer Crislip Funeral Home, Ravenna Chapel, 141 North Meridian Street, Ravenna, Ohio, with Reverend Tina Neese of Faith United Methodist Church of Brimfield officiating. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Faith United Methodist Church of Brimfield.
    Published on February 6, 2019

  2.   This Week in Roaming Shores (Feb 11th - Feb 17th) 2019.

    Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Bob Johnson. Bob was a prominent figure in Roaming Shores for many years and built many of the homes in our community. He served on the RRA’s Board of Directors as President and also served on the Building Committee.