Robert C. “Bob” Johnson, 89, of Marfa, died March 9, 2018. He was born August 27, 1928 in Norristown, Pennsylvania. After working 31 years for General Motors in New Jersey, he retired and moved to Marfa in 1979. He was past chief of the Marfa Volunteer Fire Department, where he retired in 2011 after 32 years. He was a past master of the Masonic Lodges in Marfa and Alpine. He was preceded in death by his wife of 53 years, Daisy Johnson, in 2014. He is survived by a sister, Marion of Delaware, a son and daughter-in-law, John and Betty Ann of Marfa; two grandchildren, John and Desiree of New Jersey; and three great-grandchildren and one due in May, all of New Jersey. At Bob’s request, there will not be any services. Arrangements were entrusted to Alpine Memorial Funeral Home.

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