John Leonard Johnson
Norfolk - John L. Johnson, 60, died January 31, 2016. He was a native of Escanaba, Michigan and was the son of the late Floyd Johnson & Ethel Stewart Johnson.
Mr. Johnson retired from the United States Navy after 20 years of service to his country. He later went on to pursue a career in fire protection that ended with a position as an experienced warehouse technician with BFPE International. He also played a large role in our local Celtic societies here in Hampton Roads.
John is survived by his loving children: Carrie Wong and her husband Mike of Milwaukee, Wisconsin , Lindsey M. Johnson of Virginia Beach and Justin R. Johnson of Chesapeake. He is also survived by his sisters; Sherry Stovash, Sandy Baughman & Janice Alexander, as well as his brothers; Donald J. Stewart and Jerry Johnson.
A graveside service will be conducted 1:00 p.m. Friday February 12, 2016 at Albert G. Horton, Jr. Memorial Veterans Cemetery 5310 Milners Road Suffolk, Va.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at hdoliver.com
H.D. Oliver Funeral Apts., Norfolk chapel is handling arrangements.