Warren attended Clearview High School, served four years in the United States Marine Corp., including two tours in Vietnam, and retired from the Lorain U.S. Steel Mill, after 36 years.
He was a member of the AMVETS in Elyria, American Legion in Amherst, and the Amherst VFW. He enjoyed motorcycles, fishing, hunting, boating, and traveled through almost all 50 states on his Honda Gold Wing.
Mr. Johnson is survived by his son, Dwayne Johnson; daughter, Danielle Johnson; grandchildren, Troy, Dae’sha, Ayla, and Ava; and sister, Barbara Ann McKissick.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Donald and Marion (nee Futo) Johnson; brothers, Donald and Joseph; and sister, Diane.
Friends may call 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 P.M., Monday, January 28, at Busch Funeral Home, 114 Second Street, Elyria. Funeral service will be 12 Noon, Tuesday, January 29, 2013, at the funeral home. Jan Hart, Busch Celebrant, will officiate. Interment will follow in Ridge Hill Memorial Park, Amherst. Military Honors will be conducted by Elyria VFW Post #1079.