JOHNSON, Robert A. 86, of Amsterdam, passed away early Sunday morning, August 25, 2013, at Gables Care Center in Steubenville, Ohio.
A son of the late Albert L. and Emma Ginney Johnson, he was born October 3, 1926, in Steubenville, OH
Robert was a World War II Naval Veteran, and held life memberships in the Amsterdam VFW and the Loyal Order of Moose.
He is survived by his wife, the former Bella Scopel; daughter, Emma John Gallagher of Amsterdam; granddaughter, Bobbie (Mike) Hill of Gahannna, OH; grandson, Michael (Jeanne) Baker of Amsterdam; three great grandchildren, Ryan, Claire, Mackenzie; and a sister, Margaret.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by five brothers and a sister.
Funeral services will be Thursday, August 29, 2013 at 11 a.m. in Sweeney-Dodds Funeral Home of Amsterdam with Pastor Bob Davis officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m. in the funeral home.