Louis (Louie) Johnson, age 88 of Lima, died at 6:19 a.m., Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Lima Memorial Hospital. He was born January 6, 1928 to the late George and Victoria Temenoff. On October 18, 1952 he married Patricia A. Murphy, who survives.
Louie retired from Ford Motor Company, was a farmer, and a U. S. Air Force Veteran. He enjoyed poker at the milk house and spoiling his grandkids. Louie lived by “If I can’t fix it, no need to call the hall.”
He is also survived by a son – Joe (Diana) Johnson of Lima; a daughter – Sue (Dan) Roediger of Wapakoneta; 3 grandchildren – Temeni (Scott) Luchini of Harrod; Soda Pop Johnson of Lima; River Johnson of Lima; a great grandson – Kamden Roediger of Harrod.
He was preceded in death by a brother – John Temenoff.
Funeral services will begin at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. Rev. Dottie Kiser will officiate. Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery, Lima. Military rites will be observed by the V.F.W. Post 1275 of Lima.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday and from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m., Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children Hospital or Breast Cancer Research.
Date: Tuesday, April 19, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm