JOHNSON, Steven Rick Age 52 of Brentwood, TN. Passed away Monday, May 20th. He suffered a sudden cardiac event which resulted in a single car accident. Steve is survived by his wife of 26 years, Ann Marie Johnson; his son, Steven Chad, 29; Stephanie Marie, 20; Savannah Marie, 16; Sierra, 14; and his father, Samuel Johnson. Steve was born on October 13, 1960 in Panama City, FL. He resided in Panama City until he entered the United States Air Force, where he served as a security police officer in Montgomery, AL. Steve graduated with honors in Finance and Information Technology from Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, FL. In 2005, the Johnson family relocated to Brentwood, TN. Steve was currently employed as a Senior IT Project Manager for the Ettain Group. He enjoyed spending time with his family, Sunday night family dinners, working on computers, good movies, sports and being a Tampa Bay Bucs fan. His greatest joy in life were his children and wife. The Celebration of Life Service will be held at seven o'clock in the evening on Friday, the 24th of May, at Brentwood Roesch-Patton Funeral Home with visitation held two hours prior. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be sent to Wells Fargo Bank Account #6008387919, at 351 Childe Harold's Circle, Brentwood, TN 37027 for his children's education.
Published in The Tennessean on May 23, 2013