Robert Wayne Johnson, of Mauriceville, Passed away Jan. 2, at his home, at the age of 67.
Robert was born April 14, 1948 in New London, Ct., to Wanda (Swinski) and Leslie Odell Johnson, Sr. He lived in Mauriceville for the past 33 years, prior in Port Arthur. Robert was a marine electrician, working for Gulf Copper Manufacturing before retiring about 10 years ago. He enjoyed reading, spending time on his computer on Facebook and playing with his dog, Toby. He was a member of the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association, and Senior Vice-Commander of the V.F.W. #2775. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend who truly enjoyed spending time with his family and will be dearly missed.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Carolyn Johnson of Mauriceville; daughter, Pamela Irene White and husband, Joel of Little Cypress; son, Frank Dwayne Johnson and wife, Jessica of Mauriceville; sister, Jane McNeil of New London; brother, Leslie Odell Johnson, Jr. of Ledyard, CT; grandchildren Austin White, Garrett Johnson, Ethan White, Gunner Johnson and Gracie Johnson. He is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, and a large extended family.
A funeral service will be held Tuesday, Jan. 5, at 2:00 pm at the chapel of Dorman Funeral Home, with a gathering of family and friends being held Monday, Jan. 4, from 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the chapel of Dorman Funeral Home, with the Rev. Kevin Brown officiating. Burial will follow with military honors at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park in Orange. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Dorman Funeral Home.
Condolences may be expressed for the family at www.dormanfuneralhome.com.