Robert E. Johnson was born in Eveleth on July 28, 1939 and graduated from Eveleth High School in 1957. After completing a course in Graphic Arts at Eveleth Vo-Tec, he worked for a newspaper in Stephens Point, Wisconsin. Robert returned to Eveleth and worked for the Occupational Development Center for 35 years.
He is survived by a brother, David Johnson of Casper, Wyoming, and a sister, Margaret Lampella of Hoyt Lakes, MN.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Arrangements were entrusted to Cron-Sheehy Funeral Home, Eveleth.