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Racine Horlick Alumni 1965

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Leonard Johnson
LOS ANGELES, CA - Leonard C. Johnson Jr. passed away Friday December 18, 2015 in Los Angeles County, CA. He was 68 years of age, born March 20, 1947 in Evansville, IN to Leonard C. Johnson Sr. and Mozella Johnson. Leonard attended William Horlick High School, graduating in June of 1965. He was a proud Vietnam Veteran, serving in the US Army from 1966-1972. Leonard earned his IBEW electrical journeymen's license through Bohn Electric in 1974. He continued to work in the electrical trade across the US and abroad as part of locals 11 and 430 until his retirement in 2010. Having a passion for flying, Leonard obtained his pilot's license in 1981 and enjoyed taking family and friends on short trips. Leonard was a unique individual, who loved to tell jokes and had a very distinctive laugh. He leaves to cherish his memory, two sons Leonard III, and Steven (Lindsay) Dodge, and one daughter Marcia (Wendell) Gallimore. His siblings Wesley, Allen, Sonya, Virginia, Diane (Roy) Freeman, Janice (Will) Richards, Debra, Darlene (Ronald) Bliss, Jackie (Richard) Agesa and Rick (Natalie) Muhammad. He also leaves 13 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father Leonard Calvin Sr., his birth mother Mozella, and step-mother Rebecca.