Terry Lee Johnson, a longtime resident of Milpitas, Calif., passed away to be with his Lord on June 9, 2019.
Terry was born on the Corwith, Iowa, family farm on Aug. 22, 1935, the fourth son of Albert and Ruby Penterman Johnson. He served two years in the U.S. Army. He graduated from Upper Iowa University with a Bachelor of Science in business administration and sociology with a minor in philosophy. He married his sweetheart, Joyce Curtis, in 1960. Together, they raised three children: Deborah, Cindy and David. Terry had a lengthy career working as a financial officer for the United Methodist Church. He is known for his friendly greetings, willingness to talk and his good cooking.
He is survived by his wife Joyce; their three children: Deborah (William) Rice, Cindy Moore and David Johnson; five grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; brother, Raymond (Karen) Johnson of Georgia; and sister-in-law, Laura Jean (Barr) Johnson of Iowa.