Died: Tuesday, December 04, 2012
Robert was born Sept. 26, 1928 in Rogers City, Mich. to the late Jack and Agnes Johnson. He married the former Gloria Sutton on April 19, 1952 in Lake Orion. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Gloria; two sons, Michael Johnson and Mark (Susan) Johnson; two daughters, Renee Thompson and Michele (Henry) Baxter; seven grandchildren, Jared and Jordan Briggs, Stefanie Thompson, Blake and Tyler Baxter, Bennet and Emiline Johnson; one sister, Pat Weir. Also survived by four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one brother, Bill Johnson and one sister, Betty Whitehorn.
Robert retired from GM Truck & Bus and was a veteran of the U.S. Army, Korean conflict. He was a member of St. Anne Catholic Church, Ortonville where his Mass was celebrated Dec. 7. Interment at Flint Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to OCEF Care and Share Fund. To send a private condolence, go to www.CoatsFuneralHome.com/Obituaries.