Mount Vernon News

Mount Vernon News
October 26, 2011 11:36 am EDT


LEXINGTON — Leonard R. Johnson, 61, of Lexington passed away Oct. 24, 2011, in Hospice House of Ashland following an extended illness.

He was born Nov. 2, 1949, in Richland County, the son of Wilford and Ethel (Sherman) Johnson. Leonard worked as a mechanic for Mowry Implement, and most recently worked as a scrap dealer.

He attended Lexington Community Church where he was baptized earlier this year.

He is survived by his mother, Ethel Johnson; sister, Susan Johnson; and a niece, Deeann Johnson, all of Bellville; and his companion, Cheryl Landon of Lexington.

Leonard was preceded in death by his father, Wilford Johnson.

The Bellville Snyder Funeral Home is providing compassionate cremation arrangements at the convenience of the Johnson family.

Memorial contributions may be made in care of Snyder Funeral Home, P.O. Box 3085, Mansfield, OH 44904. Online condolences may be made by visiting

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