William Leroy Johnson Jr
WILLIAM LEROY JOHNSON, JR., passed from this earth on September 14, 2022 to join his Father in Heaven. Bill Jr was born June 3rd, 1964 in Houston, Texas to William LeRoy Johnson, Sr, and Pearline Johnson. After graduating high school at Katy Taylor in 1982, he joined the United States Army. Bill Jr moved to Las Vegas after his Army stint was over. He bought a sail boat and traveled to California as often as possible to sail to Catalina Island and various other places in the Pacific Ocean and around Lake Mead. He loved to try new adventures such as scuba diving and parachuting from planes. Bill had many hobbies such as building a small rail road track in his back yard to run trains, and he liked to run remote control cars. He was so proud of the old 1976 Silverado pickup that he inherited after his Dad passed away and he loved his job at CCSD taking care of the busses. He loved his pet birds and his dogs.
Bill was preceded in death by his Dad, Bill Johnson Sr. Bill Jr is survived by his wife, Maria Gascon, his son, Christopher William Johnson, and his mother, Pearline “Teeny” Johnson.
Memorial services are pending with Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Boulder City, Nevada.