Richard G. Johnson
Richard “Dick” G. Johnson, 74, of Pinehurst, died Saturday, Sept. 18, 2010, at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23, at Community Presbyterian Church in Pinehurst, with a reception to follow. Burial will be private.
Dick was born May 27, 1936, in Concordia, Kan., to the late Beulah Moore and Richard Alexander Johnson. He received dual bachelor degrees in chemical and nuclear engineering from Kansas State University. He received his master’s degree in business administration from the University of Pittsburgh. He was an executive for Westinghouse in the nuclear power division. He and his wife, Barbara, retired to Pinehurst in 1999.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Barbara; daughters, Leslie Hosterman and husband, Lee, of Seven Lakes, and Lauren Williams and husband, Sean, of Pittsburgh, Pa.; brother, Kenneth Warren Jr. and wife, Nina, of Salina, Kan.; two grandchildren, Garrett and Savina “Maezie” Williams.
Memorial contributions may be made to P.E.O. Sisterhood, Educational Fund, 3700 Grand Ave., Des Moines, IA 50312 or www.peointernational.org and Community Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 1449, Pinehurst, NC 28370.
Online condolences may be made at www.bolesfuneralhome.com.
Boles Funeral Home of Pinehurst is assisting the family.