JOHNSON PhotoPeacefully, surrounded by loving family, on Friday, August 1, 2014, at his residence, Ronald Whittaker Johnson passed away at the age of 78. Beloved husband of Betty.  Loving father of Larry (Dawn) Johnson, Cindy (Len) Lanteigne, Suzanne (Tom) McKerlie, Darrell Maltais, Debra (Tom) Kazamek. Cherished grandfather of Brandon, Cole, Madisson, Monique, Brianna, and Chanelle. Dear brother of Jacqueline (the late Charles) Desoer. Predeceased by Georgia Johnson (1986). Ron was a retiree of Dow Chemical. He was a good husband, a proud father and a wonderful granddad and papa. Family and friends will be received at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia on Wednesday, August 6, 2014 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held at Smith Funeral Home on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. Sympathy may be expressed through donations to St. John’s Anglican Church, Canadian Cancer Society or the charity of your choice (cheques only at the funeral home please).

For more information about this obituary visit

Filed Under: Sarnia