Obituary of Robert Johnson
Robert Johnson, 95, of Mt. Arlington passed away peacefully on Saturday March 5, 2022 at Merry Heart Care Center in Succasunna, NJ.
Born in Hackensack, NJ on December 2, 1926 to the late James Turco and Anna Bonner, Robert resided in East Stroudsburg, PA prior to moving to Mt. Arlington 22 years ago. He served proudly in the United States Army during the Korean War. Robert loved playing golf and also enjoyed reading and model airplanes. Robert was especially fond of several Jaguar automobiles which he owned over the years. He was retired from his occupation as a Draftsman at Picatinny Arsenal.
Robert was a member of the Lake Hopatcong Elks Lodge #782 of Mt. Arlington and the American Legion in Wharton.
Robert was predeceased by a son Robert Johnson.
Survivors include his wife Susan (Hill), children Barbara Colavita, Derick Johnson, Karen Johnson, Christopher Johnson, Kelly Ann Beltran-Vazquez, Mariel Stockman and Amy Milochik and several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Robert's Life Celebration will include a funeral Mass on Friday March 11, 2022 beginning at 10:00 AM at Sacred Heart RC Church, 4 Richards Avenue, Dover, NJ. All are invited to meet directly at church for Mass. Robert will be laid to rest at Locust Hill Cemetery, Dover immediately following Mass. Please omit flowers. Donations in Robert's memory can be made to Second Chance Pet Adoption League, PO Box 221, Oak Ridge, NJ 07438. Arrangements are entrusted to Leber-Lakeside Funeral Home 150 Landing Road, Landing, NJ.