Corneilus "Neil "Johnson
THORNNVILLE: Corneilus "Neil "Johnson, 75, of Thornville, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on November 8, 2013.
He was born December 3, 1937 to the late Jesse and Annabelle (Kelley) Johnson.
Neil is survived by his wife, Ruth Johnson; and five of his six children; Teresa (Waldemar) Kisiel-Johnson, Ando (Christy) Johnson, Llamo (Patricia) Johnson, Chapa (Mike) Baumbarger and Xylina (Brandon) Schneck; a grandfather to 14 and a great-grandfather to one.
Those who knew Neil will always remember him for his love of life, conversation and family and friends. Never caught without a smile on his face and good conversation to share, Neil enjoyed a life of many contributions; carpentry, stone masonry, farming and trucking. Always willing to help a friend or neighbor, his imprint on the lives he touched will forever be cherished.
In addition to his parents, Neil was preceded in death by his siblings and son, Achillious Johnson.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in the chapel of the Thornville home of Hoskinson-Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service, 56 S. Main St., from 4 to 6 p.m. where a funeral service, celebrating Neil's life, will be commence at 6:00 p.m. with Father William Ferguson as celebrant.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contribution be made to: The American Cancer Society
, 5555 Frantz Rd, Dublin, OH 43017.
Online condolences may be sent to www.hoskinsonfuneral.com
HOSKINSON-Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service, Thornville, is honored to care for the Johnson Family.
Published by Advocate on Nov. 11, 2013.