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OBITUARY: Robert G. Johnson, 95, of Marble Falls dies March 8, 2014

Robert “Bob” G. Johnson of Marble Falls went to heaven March 8, 2014. Bob was born in West, Texas, to Ben and Bessie Johnson on May 13, 1918.

Sgt. Robert G. Johnson fought in the North African-Italian campaigns in World War II and was a prisoner of war for 18 months in Stalag 3B. 

Bob was a faithful husband, a wonderful father, grandfather and great-grandfather, and a trusted friend to many.

He married Sybil Johnson on March 16, 1946. They shared 56 wonderful years together. He was a supervisor in the Dietician Department at Waco VA for 38 years.

Bob loved to share his faith and lived a life of service! He made a difference in the lives of everyone he met.

He was preceded in death by his parents; first wife, Sybil Johnson; daughter-in-law Betty Johnson; and great-grandson Gunnar Lambert.

Bob married Nelda Johnson on March 30, 2001, and they shared 13 wonderful years together.

Bob is survived by his wife, Nelda Johnson; children, Judy Adams and husband John, Dorothy Lisiecki and husband Ted, Ginger Lambert and husband Bobby, Dan Johnson, Tony Martin and wife Laura, Wyman Martin, Jay Martin and partner Sean and Regina Clark and husband Mark. He is also survived by 17 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren, numerous relatives and dear friends.

Bob loved to share his faith and lived life to the fullest and found joy in his family, friends and, most of all, serving his precious Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

Bob loved missions. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Spanish Mission, Impact Education, Summit Christian Academy or The Kids Fund Pathways.

A viewing is 5-7 p.m. March 11 at Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home, 1805 U.S. 281 North in Marble Falls, (830) 693-4373. Another viewing is 1-2 p.m. March 12 with a memorial service following at Buchanan West Baptist Church in Buchanan Dam.