Johnson, Randy H.

Randy Harrison Johnson, age 56, of Greenwich, died Friday, April 9, 2010 at the Justin T. Rogers Care Center, Akron.

He was born October 5, 1953 in New London, Ohio, son of the late Raymond H. and Barbara (Myers) Johnson. Randy was a 1972 graduate of Mapleton High School and attended the U.S. Naval Academy and the Ohio State University. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1972 until 1976. He had worked at Vandresser in Norwalk then at Roth Manufacturing in New London for several years. He loved golf, the outdoors and sailing.

He was a loving brother to Tena Pheifer and Janice Chandler both of New London; a loving uncle to 3 nephews, 1 niece, 3 great nephews and 2 great nieces; also survived by his close friends at the Greenwich Veterans home. He was preceded in death by his brother in law, James Pheifer.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 17, 2010 at the Eastman Funeral Home, 200 West Main St., New London. A private burial with military rites took place at Grove Street Cemetery, New London. In lieu of flowers memorials if desired may be given to the family in care of the funeral home.