RAY L. JOHNSON, 73, of The Villages, Florida, passed away Wednesday, January 23, 2013.
He was born November 7, 1939 in Elyria, Ohio. He retired as Professor of Emeritus from Hillsdale College.
He moved to The Villages from Hillsdale, MI 10 years ago. He was a member of New Covenant United Methodist Church, The Villages, FL.
He enjoyed teaching chemistry, computers, traveling, investment clubs, and the men's breakfast at New Covenant United Methodist Church and spending time with his children and grandchildren.
He is survived by: Wife: Penny Johnson of The Villages, FL, Son: Ray Johnson of Phoenix, AZ, Daughters: Karen (David) Yost of Woodlands, TX, Cher (John) Stout of Millsboro, DE, Sister: Sarah Ackerman of Green Bay, WI, Grandchildren: Kaitlyn Yost, Jonathan Yost, Wade Stout, Whit Stout and Wyatt Stout.
A memorial service will be held at New Covenant United Methodist Church, The Villages, FL on Thursday February 7, 2013 at 2:00 PM. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the Villagers for Hospice, 601 Casa Bella, The Villages, FL 32162 or New Covenant United Methodist Church, 3470 Woodridge Dr, The Villages, FL 32162.
Online condolences may be left at www.beyersfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements entrusted to Beyers Funeral Home and Crematory, Lady Lake, FL