June 27, 2012
Sunday, July 22, 2012 4:00 PM Urbana Moose Lodge
Rodney T. Johnson, 56 of Urbana, passed away Wednesday, June 27, 2012 in his home.
He was born September 13, 1955 in LaGrange, Indiana.
Rodney retired from Eaton Corporation in Auburn, Indiana. He was a member of the Urbana Moose Lodge Post #1215, American Legion Post #120 of Urbana, VFW Post of Urbana, Moose Lodge Post #1533 of Indian Lake. Rodney enjoyed bowling, golfing, hunting, camping, swimming, motorcycle riding, farming and volunteering.
He is survived by his mother and step-father, Birdeen Rigsby-Sweet & Larry Sweet; wife of 11 years, Paula Kay (Kite) Johnson; daughter, Jennifer Jackson of Columbia City, IN; step-daughter, Amy (Andrew) Donahoe of Urbana, OH; son, Jason Johnson of IN; step-son, Todd Nesbit of Columbus, OH; grandchildren, Marah, Will and Brody Donahoe of Urbana, OH; sister, Tonya (Mike) Murray of Garrett, IN, nephews, Dustin & Dillon Murray and many friends.
He is preceded in death by his father, Raymond E. Johnson and brother, Rory Johnson.
A Celebration of life ceremony for family and friends will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 22, 2012 in the Urbana Moose Lodge post # 1215. Memorial contributions may be made to Community Mercy Hospice, 444 W. Harding Rd., Springfield, OH 45504 or Champaign County Cancer Assoc., P.O. Box 38125, Urbana, OH 43078. Services are entrusted to VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.