Robert C. Johnson, 93, of Aledo formerly of Keithsburg, died Monday Nov. 12, 2012 at the Mercer County Nursing Home in Aledo. Visitation 5-7 p.m. Thursday.
Services are 11 a.m., Friday, November 16, 2012 at the Fippinger Funeral Home in Aledo. Burial is in the Greenmound Cemetery, Keithsburg. Visitation is from 5-7 at the funeral home where memorials may be left to the Keithsburg Christian Church. Online condolences can be made at www.fippingerfuneralhome.com
He was born Sept. 23, 1919 in Cambridge to John and Hilma Carlson Johnson. He attended Aledo schools and married Leona Maude Harrison Feb. 22, 1941 in Davenport, Iowa. She died in 2000.
Bob farmed east of Keithsburg for many years and was employed at Williams and White in Moline. He enjoyed fishing and trap-shooting.
Survivors include a daughter Sharon (Jim) Bridgford of Aledo; a son, Dean (Donna) Johnson of Stronghurst. seven grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
His parents, one grandson, two brothers and three sisters preceded him in death.