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Harold Johnson

Harold Johnson, age 85 of Middletown, passed away Thursday August 15, 2013 at his residence. Harold was born in Berea, KY. the son of the late Neal and Randa (Wise) Johnson. He was a sub contractor and commercial roofer in the Middletown and Dayton area until his retirement. He was a member of the Germantown F.&A.M, Scottish Rite Valley of Dayton, the Antioch Temple and the Germantown I.O.O.F.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sons Harold David Johnson, Jack Johnson and 6 brothers. He is survived by his wife Sarah (Long) Johnson, son Daniel (Joan) Johnson of Miamisburg and daughters Andie (John) Kellis of VA. and Angie (Alex) Lawson of Canada, sisters Doris (Frank) Turpin of KY.,  Bonnie Morton of TX., 11 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandson.
Graveside services will be held 11:30 a.m. Tuesday August 20, 2013 at the Springboro Cemetery. The family suggests if desired memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Care of Middletown, 3909 Central Ave., Middletown, Ohio 45044.  On line condolences can be sent to the family at  www.arpprootfh.com. Arrangements entrusted to Arpp & Root Funeral Home Germantown

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We were so sorry to hear of Harold's passing, he was always smiling as he drove Sarah & Mary around.He will be missed by all.Our prayers& thoughts are with Sarah and the family.Jean & Janet

Jean (Roberts) Powell & Janet (Roberts) McKinney Sep 16 2013 12:00 AM

Cynthia King I know that the family will gathering today and sharing in the celebration of this mans life this day.My fondest memory will always be of him with Alexis Lindon his arm smiling with great pride and love in his heart for his beautiful girl.And remembering the loving way he would always say "Hows our girl?"(speaking of my daughter Felicia Fay Kingin Nashville.)I wish I could be there to hear all of your great memories of this wonderful man.I take comfort in knowiing that this is not where it ends...I will see you again...Aug.20th 2013

Cynthia King Aug 20 2013 12:00 AM

Angie, I am so sorry for the loss of your father but we know he is in a better place.My thoughts and prayers are with you thru this difficult time.

Susan Brindle Aug 19 2013 12:00 AM

(John 5:28, 29)(28)Do not marvel at this, because the hour is coming in which all those in the memorial tombs will hear his voice (29)and come out, those who did good things to a resurrection of life, those who practiced vile things to a resurrection of judgment.

Alvera Conyers Aug 18 2013 12:00 AM

Dan, Angie and Andie, Please accept my deepest condolences on the passing of your father.Please know that you and your families will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Sincerely, Harold, Sonya, Ayden and Amelia Hooper

Harold Hooper Aug 18 2013 12:00 AM

Keeping all of you in my thoughts and prayers...that is a wonderful picture of Harold.May the Lord give you peace and strength.Love, Kristi Roberts

Kristi Roberts Aug 18 2013 12:00 AM

Dear Andie, Angie and Dan, So sorry to hear of the passing of your father.Your dad was such a kind man! I will always remember his beautiful smile whenI would visit your home.Will keep you in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time Barbara Emrick Hill

Barbara Emrick Hill Aug 17 2013 12:00 AM

Dear friends... I am so very sorry to hear of Harold's passing. He was a very great gentleman. I always had only the very deepest admiration for him. I will say a prayer for healing, for all of you, as a loss such as this is one of the deepest hurts we experience in our lives. You never stop missing them. It's a bond that exists throughout your lifetime. Much love, to all...Cindy

Cindy Mann Vitale Aug 16 2013 12:00 AM

Sara & family, sry to read about Harold's passing. I will kepp you in my prayers. Del

Del DeChant Aug 16 2013 12:00 AM