David Torbet Johnson, 52, Cincinnati, Ohio pssed away July 17, 2013.
He was born June 15, 1961 in Watseka. He was preceded in death by his mother, Barbara Johnson. Survivors include his father, Robert Johnson, Watseka, one sister, Vicki (David) Tempel, Pesotum, one nephew, Eric Tempel and family, Pestotum, and one niece, Amy Meharry and family of Tolono.
David obtained two Bachelors of Arts degrees from Illinois State University and a Master of Arts degree in Art History from University of Illinois
. David was past Curator/Deputy Director of the Taft Museum in Cincinnati, Ohio, Director of Collections/Chief Curator at Hillwood Museum in Washington, D.C., and Interim Presidents of the Art Academy of Cincinnati.
A private graveside service was held on July 28, 2013 at the Oak Hill Cemetery in Watseka.