Obituary for David Richard Johnson

David Richard Johnson

Birth Date: Dec. 17th, 1957
Date Passed: Mar. 12th, 2021


David “Tank” “Bear” Richard Johnson age 63, of Ravenna, MI died Friday, March 12, 2021 at home. David was born on December 17, 1957 in Muskegon, MI to the late Melvin G. and Joanne (Szaloy) Johnson. He married Ginger M. (Coats) Johnson on August 18, 1984. He enjoyed spending time with his family and camping. David is survived by his wife of 36 + Years: Ginger M. Johnson of Ravenna, 2 Daughters: Nicole M. (John) Dorman of Whitehall, Erica J. (Willie) Gould of Ravenna. 3 Granddaughters: Raquel, Kalysta and Zoey. 4 Brothers: Dennis (Kris) Johnson of Whitehall, Leo Johnson of Casnovia, Joey (Kim) Johnson of Wyoming, MI and Adam (Heather) Johnson of Cloverville. 1 Sister: Connie (Larry) O’Brien of Whitehall. Numerous nieces, nephews and cousins also survive. Father in-law: Bill (Sandra) Coats and Dog”Oso” He was preceded in death by his parents, grandson: Justin and Mother in-law: Patricia Coats. Cremation has taken place with a Memorial Service at a later date. Memorials may be directed to the family. Go to: or Facebook @ Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna Inc. to sign the online guestbook. The Throop Funeral Home of Ravenna is in charge of funeral arrangements. 231-853-6511