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Clement Joseph Johnson Jr.

August 24, 1947 ~ May 5, 2021 (age 73)


JOHNSON, Clement Joseph Jr., 73, of Brooksville, Florida, passed away on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at the HPH Hospice Care Center.
He was born August 24, 1947 in New York City, New York and came to Brooksville 26 years ago from Avon, Connecticut.  He worked as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) for banking and the Florida Bar Association where he retired after 14 years.  He was a parishioner of St. Anthony the Abbot Catholic Church.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Clement Sr. and Charlotte (Ickrath) Johnson; sister, Bernadette Lee; and brother, John Johnson.  He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Joan E. Johnson; his son and daughter-in-law, Clement J. III & Catherine Johnson of Clarendon Hills, Illinois; his daughter and son-in-law, Joan & Larry Benes of Brooksville, Florida; brothers and sisters-in-law, Robert & Katie Johnson of Tariffville, Connecticut, Stephen Johnson of Brooksville, Florida, and Tim & Barbara Johnson of Breezy Point, New York; grandchildren, Rachel Benes, Ava Johnson, and Clement "CJ" J. Johnson IV.  
A Gathering for family and friends will be held from 6:00-8:00pm, Friday, May 21, 2021 at Merritt Funeral Home, Brooksville Chapel.  A Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11:30am, Saturday, May 22, 2021 at St. Anthony the Abbot Catholic Church, with Reverend Paul Pecchie officiating.
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Memorial Gathering
May 21, 2021

6:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Merritt Funeral Home - Brooksville Chapel
2 South Lemon Avenue
Brooksville, Florida 34601

Memorial Mass
May 22, 2021

11:30 AM
St. Anthony The Abbot Catholic Church
20428 Cortez Boulevard
Brooksville, Florida 34601

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