Clyde Gene Johnson, 91, of Mountain Grove, Virginia passed away Friday, December 02, 2022, at his residence.
He was born August 30, 1931, in Havelock, Nebraska, the son of the late Clyde Robert Johnson and Clarice Wilma Kitzel Johnson.
Mr. Johnson was a Cartographer for the Defense Mapping Agency.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army having served in the Korean War.
Mr. Johnson was a graduate of the University of Nebraska. He was a loving father. He enjoyed working on his farm and helping his wife teach health and wellness. He and Marlene renovated a building and created “Back to Eden”, a health food restaurant in Marlinton, West Virginia. Later they owned and operated the Rustic Inn in Marlinton, a motel, health food store, and restaurant.
He was married to the late Marlene Mae Thomas Johnson who preceded him in death on September 14, 2022.
He is survived by his children, Les Johnson of Herndon, Virginia, Gary Musselman & wife Susan of Quinton, Virginia, Lisa Clinch & husband Tom of Fairborn, Ohio; a granddaughter Elizabeth Hoeweler of Cincinnati, Ohio; a sister, Darlene Todd of Lincoln, Nebraska.
A Celebration of His Life will be held 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 15, 2022, at the Community Center in Mountain Grove.