JOHNSON, ERNEST HAROLD, 85, of Louisville, passed away May 22, 2014.
He was a retired route salesman for Butternut Bread company and an Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a 60 year member of the Highland Park Masonic Lodge #865 and Kilwinning Masonic Lodge #506. He enjoyed playing softball; he started when he was 9 years old and played until he was 84.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Ann Johnson; daughters, Autumn "Patricia" Behny (Tom), Vanessa Lynn Jacobsen, and Sherri Yates (Steve); son, Dale Johnson; sister, Jean Brock; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.
His funeral service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Heady-Hardy Funeral Home, 7710 Dixie Highway, with interment to follow in Louisville Memorial Gardens West. Visitation will be held at the funeral home Tuesday from 12-4 and 6-8 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Crusade for Children.
Condolences may be shared online by visiting www.headyhardy.com
Published in The Courier-Journal on May 25, 2014