LeRoy Johnson

Born: Wed., Jul. 21, 1926
Died: Fri., Sep. 30, 2011

Memorial Service

11:00 AM Fri., Oct. 07, 2011
Location: Pendleton Free Methodist Church

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LeRoy Johnson, 85, of Pendleton died September 30, 2011 at a local care facility.  Memorial services will be 11:00 a.m., October 7, 2011 at Pendleton Free Methodist Church. 

Mr. Johnson was born July 21, 1926 in Pendleton to Luella Cisco Johnson.  He graduted from Pendleton High School in 1944.  He served in the Army during WWII and the Korean War.  On May 2, 1952, he married Elsie Goode in Pendleton.  He  was a mail carrier for 35 years, retiring in 1981.

Survivors include his wife Elsie Johnson of Pendleton; sons, Dave Johnson of Pendleton, Tim Johnson of Pendleton; daughter, Elizabeth Cassens of Hillsboro; 12 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his mother and a son, Paul Johnson.

Charitable donations may be made in LeRoy's memory to the following organization:

American Red Cross
285 Columbus Ave., Boston, MA. 02116
Tel: 617 375 0700

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   Posted Tue October 04, 2011
my grandson has such wonderful memories of the 'Candy Man'....LeRoy was such a dear man.
Elsie and the kids are in my prayers, Lana

Kelli Winterton
   Posted Tue October 04, 2011
It was always a pleasure to speak to LeRoy when he would come to see me at the office. Will miss our visits. What a sweet gentleman.

Elsie and your children are in my prayers,


Donna Moore
   Posted Wed October 05, 2011
I'm so sorry, he is missed. God bless and keep you Elsie and kids.

Letha Roberts (Newsome)
   Posted Wed October 05, 2011
LeRoy you have left a print in the hearts of all who met you. I never saw you without a smile on your face. You will be greatly missed but always remembered.

Elsie,David,Elizabeth,and Tim you are in my prayers.

Dorthea Flanagan
   Posted Thu October 06, 2011
I always enjoyed talking to your dad when he came in the store. Sorry for your loss my thoughts are with your family.

Nancy Ann Cox
   Posted Mon March 14, 2016
I know that it is 5 years since Leroy's passing. I have been working on my family tree and I tried to find my cousin Leroy who I use to call Uncle Leroy when I was little. My mom, Lois Sturdivant Cox, corrected me.
I'm so very sorry to my cousins for their loss.

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