Ronald Johnson

Obituary of Ronald Johnson

ADRIAN – Ronald G. Johnson, age 67, of Adrian, passed away on August 29, 2017, at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital.  He was born on September 28, 1949, in Hodges, AL to Willard and Nellie (Ables) Johnson.  On December 30, 1983, in Toledo, OH he married Carolyn Dotson and she survives. Ron was a veteran and served in the United States Army during the Vietnam era.  He enjoyed golfing, karaoke, camping, playing his guitar, singing country music, traveling down south for the winter months, and spending time with his family.  He was a kind and gentle man who helped others in any way that he could. He will be greatly missed by all of his family and his furry friend, Dink.

In addition to his wife, Carolyn, Ron is survived by his children, Jason Johnson of Charlotte, NC, Brandi Johnson of Adrian, and Anthony (Tiffany) Johnson of Hunington, IN; step-children, Tim Garza of Blissfield, Barry Garza of Britton, and Angela Garza of Adrian; siblings, Dwight (Sheila) Johnson of Adrian, Marilyn (Larry) Wilder of Clayton, Lynda Ables of Hackleburg, AL, and Vicki Johnson of Hamilton, AL; several grandchildren and great grandchildren.  Ron was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Johnny, Wayne, Harold, and Wendell Johnson; sister, Bonnie Vickery; and stepson, Joey Alan Garza.

Visitation for Ronald will be held on Tuesday, September 5, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service beginning at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Olivia Nickelson officiating at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.  Burial will be in Lenawee Hills Memorial Park, Adrian with full military rites conducted by the American Legion Post #97 and V.F.W. Post #1584 Annis-Fint. You may send condolences to the family at  Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project. Envelopes are available at Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.