Robert Johnson, Sr.

Robert Johnson, Sr., age 75 of Collinsville, IL born August 7, 1940 in East St. Louis, IL, passed away at 8:05 pm on Sunday, March 27, 2016 at his residence surrounded by family. 

Robert was a 1957 Collinsville High School graduate.  He retired in 1995 after working for Teamsters Local 600 in St. Louis, MO; most of his time was working for Churchill Truck Lines.  He was a member of the Moose Lodge in Caseyville, IL. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, riding his tractor and cutting grass, barbequing for family and friends, and singing karaoke. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Rose nee Recklein Johnson; a brother, William Johnson; three sisters:  Darlene Johnson, Betty McAllister and Dorothy Scalcione;  a stepson, Craig Naugle. 

He is survived by his spouse, Juanita L. nee Lutz Johnson, whom he married on August 29, 1992; a son, Robert (Mindy) Johnson, Jr. of Red Bud, IL; a daughter, Brenda  Adams of Knoxville, TN; a stepson, Todd  Naugle of Collinsville, IL; a stepdaughter, Karen (Mark) Renaud of Caseyville, IL; two brothers:  Richard (Juanita) Johnson of Virginia Beach, VA and Russell Johnson of Collinsville, IL; nine grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. 

Visitation will be 4pm to 7:30 pm on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at Barry Wilson Funeral Home, Maryville, IL. 

Funeral service will be 7:30 pm following the visitation at the funeral home with Rev. Jim Donahue officiating. 

Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois, and will be accepted at the funeral home.


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