2013-11-16 / Obituaries

Corneilus “Neil “Johnson

Corneilus “Neil “Johnson, 75, of Thornville, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on November 8, 2013.

He was born December 3, 1937, to the late Jesse and Annabelle (Kelley) Johnson.

Neil is survived by his wife, Ruth Johnson; five of his six children, Teresa (Waldemar) Kisiel- Johnson, Ando (Christy) Johnson, Llamo (Patricia) Johnson, Chapa (Mike) Baumbarger and Xylina (Brandon) Schneck; 14 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Those who knew Neil will always remember him for his love of life, conversation and family and friends. Never caught without a smile on his face and good conversation to share, Neil enjoyed a life of many contributions; carpentry, stone masonry, farming and trucking. Always willing to help a friend or neighbor, his imprint on the lives he touched will forever be cherished.

In addition to his parents, Neil was preceded in death by his siblings; and son, Achillious Johnson.

A funeral service, celebrating Neil’s life, was held on November 12, 2013, in the chapel of the Thornville home of Hoskinson- Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service, with Father William Ferguson as celebrant.

The family requests memorial contributions be made to: The American Cancer Society , 5555 Frantz Rd, Dublin, OH 43017.

Online condolences may be sent to www.hoskinsonfuneral.com

Hoskinson-Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service is honored to care for the Johnson Family.

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