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Richard Albert Johnson

Battle Creek

   Richard Albert Johnson, 88, of Battle Creek, MI, died Sunday, September 1, 2013 at his home. He was born June 5, 1925 the son of Karl Trevor and Harriett Marie (Fisher) Johnson.

Richard served in the US Navy as a medic during WWII. He was an educator at Battle Creek Public Schools for 32 years until retiring in 1985.

Richard is survived by Wife of 66 Years: Jean Johnson; Daughters: Holly (Terry) Smith, Karla (David) Okoniewski, Heidi (David) Angood, Kelly (Robert) Mitchell and Mary Lou Claypool; Grandchildren: Sarah (Keith), Terry, Todd (Heather), Andrew, Trevor, Kaitlyn (Fabian), Cameron and Jordan; 11 Great Grandchildren; Sister: Patricia Schafer. He was preceded in death by his Parents and Brothers: David and Robert Johnson.

Richard was a charter member of the Cereal City Lions Club and loved spending time with his family and at the family lake house.

Visitation will be held at the Baxter Funeral & Cremation Service, 375 W. Dickman Road, on Friday, September 6, 2013, 2-4 & 6-8 PM.

A private family service will be held.

Memorial tributes may be made to the Cereal City Lions Club.

Arrangements by the BAXTER FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICE. (269)788-9800     www.baxterfuneral.com

Published in Battle Creek Enquirer on Sept. 3, 2013
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