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Robert Johnson

Robert Lynn Johnson, 59, of Swansea, IL, born November 16, 1956, in East St. Louis, IL, died Sunday, October 30, 2016, at his residence.                                                   

Mr. Johnson ran his own window cleaning service and was known and loved throughout the community for his love of dance, “Dancing Bob”.  Bob was an avid sports lover and played throughout his life.  He grew up in Fairview Heights, IL, graduating from Pontiac Jr. High and Belleville East High School.  

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles A. and Mary Lee, nee Neace, Johnson and Ronda Johnson, nee Worstell.

Surviving are his wife, Siria Elena Herrera Johnson, whom he married on June 1, 2016;
two sons, Chad Johnson of Chester, IL,
    and Travis (Sarah) Johnson of Valmeyer, IL;
a daughter, Lindsay Johnson (Scott Lewis) of Wood River, IL;
four grandchildren, Ethan, Landon,
    Logan, and Maddox;
four sisters, Mary Beth Jacob of Belleville, IL,
    Marsha Schlecht of Belleville, IL,
    Sue Eichelberger of Red Bud, IL,
    and Kathy Trauernicht of Alhambra, IL;
four brothers, Buddie Johnson of Tempe, AZ,
    Monte (Gayle) Johnson of Fairhope, AL,
    Terry Johnson of Rancho Cucamonga, CA,
    and Tim (Pam) Johnson of Madison, WI;
75 nieces and nephews;
and special niece and nephews, Haley, Michael and Omar;
and the extended Herrera family.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Johnson family.  Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.                                                        

Visitation:  Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, November 4, 2016, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

Funeral:  Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, November 5, 2016, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.

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Condolences Left For Robert Johnson

    Rip bob. I remember I always making me smile when you're dancing in your head that you would always wear. I could tell how much you love your kids and your grandkids. And you will be a special person that will always be missed. Thank you for giving me my best friend. I'll make sure I take care of Lindsay until she can see you again

    Katie grant, Woodriver , Il,


    Dearest Bob, you quickly became one of my favorite people. We would tear up that dance floor, night after night. I take comfort in knowing you loved me. She called me your dancing queen. YOU were there for me through so much and I owe you so much. You were my protector and one of my dearest friends. Everyone loved you and rightly soo. You shined. I know your watching us all with love in your heart.

    I'll miss you my friend...tour dancing queen


    Kathy "kat" Hanner

    Katherine Hanner, Baldwin, IL, 62217


    Dearest Bob, you quickly became one of my favorite people. We would tear up that dance floor, night after night. I take comfort in knowing you loved me. She called me your dancing queen. YOU were there for me through so much and I owe you so much. You were my protector and one of my dearest friends. Everyone loved you and rightly soo. You shined. I know your watching us all with love in your heart.

    I'll miss you my friend...tour dancing queen


    Kathy "kat" Hanner

    Katherine Hanner, Baldwin, IL, 62217


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