Ronald Leo Johnson


Ronald Leo Johnson, age 64, of Brainerd, passed away unexpectedly at Essentia-St. Joseph’s Hospital on Tuesday, November 23, 2021. Ron was born in Brainerd to Leo & Joann (Morrison) Johnson.

Ron had a good faith in the Lord. He enjoyed going for walks, tennis, playing the guitar and Navajo fry bread. He was a crazy Vikings and Twins fan but loved all sports. Ron like Peter Frampton and Neil Young. He really enjoyed working at his family’s secondhand shops, and finding antiques for the shop at auctions, estate and garage sales. Ron was a talented and precise indoor and outdoor painter. He lived in Arizona for quite a while, where he met his fiancé, Cee-Cee Betony.

Let to cherish his memory are his fiancé, Cee-Cee; uncle and aunts: Mary (Dean) Anderson, Gene Johnson and Jim (Linda) Johnson; many cousins, furry companion, Baxter.

A graveside service will be held in the Spring at Evergreen Memorial Gardens.