Roger Gene Johnson Sr. age 76 a lifelong resident of Gary, Indiana passed away October 24, 2018. He was a graduated of Roosevelt Class of 1959. Roger worked for Inland Steel Mill for 37 years before retiring. Preceded in by his wife Ruby Jean Johnson, parents Theodore Roosevelt (Hazel) Johnson, son Don Anthony Johnson, brothers Theodore (Teddy), Richard, Ronald (Ronnie) Johnson. He leaves to cherish his memories children Anthony Estes, Allison Johnson- Walker, Kimberly M. Johnson, and Roger Johnson Jr. (Jr.) 2 brothers Eric Johnson and Raymond Johnson, 9 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild and a host of nieces, nephews , other relatives and friends. Visitation, Thursday November 1, 2018 from 12 noon -8:00p.m. with family hour from 6:00p.m.-7:00p.m. at the Guy & Allen Chapel. Funeral Services Friday, November 2, 2018 at 11:00a.m. at Van Buren Baptist Church 2585 Van Buren Street . Pastor Dwight E. Mobley Officiating. Interment Oak Hill Cemetery.
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Published in Post-Tribune on Oct. 31, 2018.