Glen Johnson, 88, beloved husband and father, passed away peacefully at home with his loving wife of 56 years, Mary and his son Rick by his side on February 11, 2021. Glen was the third son born to Freeman and Juanita (Webb) Johnson of Hicksville, April 20, 1932. Glen served in the United States Army for two years, was a lifelong mechanic, and he and Mary owned and operated Johnson Auto Service in Defiance for 36 years.Glen was a fan of the Cincinnati Reds, and he enjoyed fishing, playing with the grandkids, and building remote control planes and rockets.
Glen was preceded in death by his parents, three juvenile sisters, and adult brothers, Raymond, Herb, and Wayne. He is survived by his brother James of Cambria, IN.
Glen was a dedicated husband, father, and proud grandfather. He is survived by his wife and caregiver Mary, sons Pat (Michelle) of Paulding, Rick of Defiance, Rudy (Mary) of Springboro, 12 nieces and nephews, and 11 grandchildren: Nick (Cosette), Kaitlynn, Chris, Brandon (Josi), Noah (Kailee), Joe, Grace, Jonah, Isaiah, Alexis, and Jeremiah Johnson.
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, visitation and services will be private. Interment will be made in the Junction Cemetery. Schaffer Funeral Home was honored to assist the family with arrangements.
The family is grateful to the CHP Paulding Home Care & Hospice. Memorials can be made to Paulding Area Visiting Nurses Auxiliary, 250 Dooley Dr., Ste. A, Paulding, OH 45879.
Online condolences can be given at www.Schafferfh.com.
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