Ronald W. Johnson
{ "" }
Share Ronald's life story with friends and family
Send an Email
Or Copy this URL to Share
Ronald W. Johnson passed away peacefully at his home with his wife and Buttercup at his side on Sunday, August 23, 2020 at the age of 76. He is survived by his wife and companion of 26 years, Pamela Marchand Johnson; his children: Steven Johnson (Robin), Stacey Vitello (Mark Bergeron), and Shane Johnson (Crystal); his grandchildren: Rebecca Kleinpeter (Andrew), Jessica Moore (Michael), Spencer J. Vitello, Sophia E. Vitello, Gavin P. Johnson, and Garrett P. Johnson; great-grandchildren: Emma Rose Kleinpeter and Noah James Kleinpeter; and his siblings: Shirley Johnson, Bonnie Morrealle, and Billy Johnson; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Ronald was preceded in death by his parents, William Henry Johnson and Shirley Fischer Johnson; his brothers, Lawrence and Albert Johnson; and his brother-in-law, Peter Morrealle. Ronald was a member of the Clerks and Checkers Union Local 1497 and worked for many years for Cooper T. Smith as a clerk in charge. He served in the Army National Guard Reserves for 6 years and as a volunteer firefighter with the Terrytown Fire Department. He was very involved in church and fairs at Christ the King and assisted in coaching his children when they were younger at Terrytown Playground. He was an avid woodworker and loved playing with his woodworking tools. Services will be held by at Garden of Memories Funeral Home & Cemetery, 4900 Airline Drive Metairie, LA 70001 on Saturday, September 12, 2020. Due to state mandates, the services will be invitation only. Online condolences may be offered at

To Plant Memorial Trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store.
Published in The Times-Picayune from Sep. 9 to Sep. 12, 2020.
Memories & Condolences
Guest Book sponsored by Garden of Memories Funeral Home & Cemetery
Not sure what to say?
3 entries
September 15, 2020
In loving memory of Mr. Ronnie. We will miss you but we know you are fishing with my dad in heaven.

Mrs. Pam, Sending you love and prayers.
Sue & Don Birou
September 11, 2020
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Mittie Rohner
September 11, 2020
Special prayers going up Pam for you and your family...Ronnie and Giles are probably talking about old times on the river. God bless you.
Gilda Galt
Invite others to add memories
Share to let others add their own memories and condolences