Delbert Johnson

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Delbert Johnson Obituary
Delbert Johnson
Resident of Concord
With family by his side Del passed away November 19, 2013 at the age of 81. He was born in Bakersfield, CA. He grew up in Vallejo, CA. graduating from Vallejo High School. While attending JR College he met Wanda his wife of 61 years. Del left JR College to enlist in the Naval Air. During the Korean War he served aboard the aircraft carriers U.S.S. Essex and U.S.S. Valley Forge as an aircraft engine mechanic. After his discharge he was employed by the Avon Refinery where he remained until retirement in 1994. During retirement he enjoyed handyman chores, woodworking and traveling in his RV.
Del is preceded in death by his son Dennis, leaving behind his wife Wanda, sons Danny and David and sister LaVerne Davis.

Published in Contra Costa Times on Nov. 30, 2013
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