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Richard Alexander Johnson

Richard Alexander Johnson, “Ricky”, of Kerhonkson, NY; passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, February 13, 2011. He was 34 years old. Ricky was born on August 5, 1976 in Middletown, NY. He was the son of Warren and Helen (Sarbu) Johnson.

Ricky was a self employed contractor and most recently was working with A&G Custom Cabinets. He was an avid fisherman and hunter; he enjoyed camping and was fanatic about the Jets and Mets. Ricky was a member of the NRA and the Wawarsing Rod and Gun Club. He enjoyed spending time with his little buddies Aiden Lezer and Austin Webman.

In addition to his parents Warren and Helen of Kerhonkson, and his nephews Aiden and Austin, Ricky is survived by his sisters; Stephanie Lezer and her husband Chip of Wawarsing and Lori Johnson and her fiancé Paul Webman of Accord.

Ricky was predeceased by his paternal grandparents Herbert and Jean Johnson and his maternal grandparents John and Elizabeth Sarbu.

Visiting will be held on Thursday, February 17th from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at H .B. Humiston Funeral Home, 30 42nd St. Kerhonkson. A Celebration of his life is scheduled for Friday at 10am at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Pine Bush Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Richard’s name to Return a Gift to Wildlife, Division of Fish, Wildlife and Marine Resources, 625 Broadway, Albany, NY 12233-4751.

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Crystal Junta - February 17th, 2011 at 7:56am - Email
My Heart goes out to your family... Your son and my dad were great friends. Words can't express how sorry I am. If you need anything, please let me know. Ricky always had a smile on his face and was always laughing. He will be missed.

jake & donna - February 16th, 2011 at 7:35pm - Email
I am lost for words to this tragedy our hearts go out to the Johnson family. Ricky you will always be in our prayers. peace be with you skipcat god bless

Karen Rinaldi - February 16th, 2011 at 11:08am - Email
I really wish I knew what to say...You grew up with my boys and this is so hard to think about. My prayer's are with your family and I know you are in a wonderful place. God Bless you Ricky..have some awesome rides and know that you are so loved...All my love always

Deanna (Dee) Hollywood Cuts - February 16th, 2011 at 8:06am - Email
Ricky, you will be dearly missed. I remember giving you a hair cut when you were just a little boy, and as a grown man.You are a kind and gentle person and I will always remember your big smile.. My heart goes out to your family,you will all be in my prayers .

Gary Galderisi - February 15th, 2011 at 10:38pm - Email
To the Johnson family, I was so sad to hear about Ricky. I always will remember the conversations we had, and he was always so pleasant to speak to when he'd come in the store. Please know that my familys thoughts and prayers will be with your family during this difficult time! Gary Galderisi and Staff at SwimKing

Margit - February 15th, 2011 at 5:27pm - Email
Ricky will be missed by all whose lives he touched..his smile and kind words exemplified who he was. My deepest sympathy to the Johnson family, your son/brother was a good man...He will missed more than words can express. Margit and Kim

Nicole & Chris - February 15th, 2011 at 10:47am - Email
Our hearts go out to the Johnson family. We are so sorry for your loss. Rickey had such a big heart.. he was a great friend and neighbor.

Keri - February 14th, 2011 at 9:01pm - Email
Ricky you will be missed!! Now you are in Heaven with your dear friend!!! You and your family are in all of our prayers!!

Wil and Tracy Delanoy - February 14th, 2011 at 5:00pm - Email
To our Dearest friend Ricky, you will be missed deeply our hearts are filled with sadness. we love ya skipcat

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