Obituary of James Leroy Johnson
James Leroy Johnson, age 66 of Morenci passed away on Thursday, July 22, 2021, at his home surrounded by family. He was born on April 8, 1955, in Hudson, the son of Richard and Ilah (Livingston) Johnson. He graduated from Morenci High School with the class of 1973, and proudly served in National Guard for 22 years from October 1981 until August 2002. On October 17, 1987, Jim married Susan M. Huff in Morenci and she survives. Jim was a member of the Canandaigua Community Church and the American Legion. He enjoyed watching NASCAR, being outdoors, mechanics, and tinkering around with stuff.
In addition to his wife, Susan, Jim is survived by his son, Jeremy (Rachel) Johnson of Morenci; two daughters, Christine (Todd) Taylor of Adrian and Miranda Johnson of Morenci; two grandchildren, Hayden and AJ; a brother, David (Phyllis) Johnson at Fayette, OH; and four sisters, Barbara Parker of Cheboygan, Cindi Kennedy of Cheboygan, Mary (Ron) Walworth of Hudson, and Patricia (Raymond) Youtzy of Fayette, OH, and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation for Jim will be held on Sunday, July 25, 2021, at the Eagle-Marry Funeral Home in Morenci, from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Funeral services will be held on Monday, July 26, 2021, at the Eagle-Marry Funeral Home at 11:00 am with Rev. William Van Valkenburg officiating. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, Morenci.
You may send condolences to the family at www.eaglemarryfuneralhome.com. Memorial contributions may be given to the Johnson Family to help with funeral expenses. Arrangements have been entrusted to Eagle-Marry Funeral Home. Morenci.
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