Leland J. Johnson

Birth: July 18th, 1930
Death: December 10th, 2012
Age: 82 years
Served In: Air Force
Years Served: 1950 - 1953
Served In: American Legion

Obituary for  Leland J. Johnson Sr. of Standish, Michigan


Leland, age 82, passed away on Monday, December 10, 2012 at home with family by his side. He was born to John and Lamoine (Trudell) Johnson on July 18, 1930 at Berkley, Michigan. Leland married Rosilyn Shannon on April 21, 1951 at St. John Catholic Church in Standish. He was self-employed in the grocery business for many years. Leland was a veteran of the US Air Force (1950-1953) and a member of the American Legion. He enjoyed the outdoors, especially hunting.


Leland is survived by his wife Rosilyn, his son Leland (Linda) Johnson of Jackson, Michigan and his daughter Regina (Thomas) White of Arizona, two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren, and a brother Rollie Johnson. He was preceded by his parents and a brother Bucky Johnson.


A military funeral service will take place on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 5:00 PM at the R. O. Savage Funeral Chapel in Standish. Family will greet friends at the Chapel from 11:00 AM until service time.

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