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Richard Hans Johnson

June 4, 1950 ~ November 16, 2021 (age 71)

Obituary

Richard Hans Johnson, 71, of Hillman passed away Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at MidMichigan Medical Center – Alpena.

Richard was born in Flint on June 4, 1950 to the late James and Elaine (McPhee) Johnson and married Mary (LaFleche) Elowsky on December 20, 2002.  Along with his brother, James, they owned and operated the J.E. Johnson Contracting until his retirement in 2005.  He served as president of the Association of Builders and Contractors, enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, and spending time with family.

Surviving are his wife, Mary; 2 sons, Lon (Sheila) Johnson, E.J. (Veronica) Johnson; 3 step-sons, Aaron (Abigail) Elowsky, Brent (Denise Nichols) Elowsky, Ryan (Stephanie) Elowsky; daughter-in-law, Jennifer Elowsky; 15 grandchildren; 4 great grandchildren; sister, Janice Paul and a sister-in-law, Jill Putnam.

Mr. Johnson was preceded in death by a stepson, Paul Elowsky; sister, Lee Hardy and a brother, James Johnson.

Visitation (masks required) will take place at the Bannan Funeral Home – Hillman on Saturday from 11 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2 p.m. with Pastor Duane Lindsey officiating. 

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Friendship Room - Alpena.

To send flowers to Richard's family, please visit our floral store.


Services

Visitation
Saturday
November 20, 2021

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Bannan Funeral Home-Hillman
131 E. First Street
Hillman, MI 49734

Funeral Service
Saturday
November 20, 2021

2:00 PM
Bannan Funeral Home-Hillman
131 E. First Street
Hillman, MI 49734

Donations

Friendship Room
PO Box 736, Alpena MI 49707