OBITUARY

Oscar Kelly Johnson

November 22, 1925March 23, 2013

Johnson, Oscar Kelly (Nunie) passed away on Saturday, March 23, 2013. He is survived by his wife, Gail; her son, Jarrel (Debby) of New Orleans; brother, Edward Carl (Carlie) partner Mary; 10 beloved nieces and nephews; and numerous grand-niece and nephews. He is preceded in death by his parents, Oscar Kelly and Callie Johnson; brother John William Johnson; and sister, Mary Virginia Blythe. Oscar was born in Pompano in November of 1925. He proudly served in the US Army and was taken prisoner of war in Germany. He received several accommodations including 4 bronze stars and the Purple Heart. He attended the University of Florida & remained an avid UF fan-even naming his dog, “Gator”. He was a lifelong member of First United Methodist Church/Christ Church and faithfully served as usher for 70 years. A loving husband, great family man and friend. He will be missed but take comfort in knowing he is in the arms of his Savior. In lieu of flowers, please honor him through Christ Church or the Humane Society. Service will be on Saturday, March 30 in the Pompano Chapel of Christ Church at 11:00am. Arrangements were made by: Kraeer Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 200 N. Federal Hwy., Pompano Beach, FL 33062 Phone: 954-941-4111. www.kraeerpompanobeach.net

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Art and Kathleen Applegate

March 29, 2013

Dear Gail,
It has been a real joy to know you and Oscar. You two have been a true example to us in living life full of joy and love for each other an for Christ. We will miss those Sunday talks about the Gators and Gator.
We miss you aleady.
Love, Kathleen, Art, Alex and Blake

Maggie and Bob Hamberger

March 28, 2013

Heaven became a bit more southern and genteel on Saturday. We love you, Gail. GO GATORS!

Thomas Stephanis

March 28, 2013

Pompano has lost a great person and so have you Gail and Carlie with the rest of us.
Oscar will always be remembered for his kindness and great sense of humor.
Please accept our Condolences.

Tom and Paula Stephanis

JOHN & FRITZIE BIELEJESKI

March 27, 2013

SO SORRY GAIL. OUR PRAYERS AND THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU AND YOUR FAMILY. I STILL THINK OF HIM WHEN I VISIT BALLYS THREE TIMES A WEEK.

Greg Perez

March 27, 2013

Mr. Johnson will be missed by many. Please count us among those who mourn with you. I'll always remember those conversations about the Gators. Mr. Johnson was a wonderful man. Deepest condolences to his family.

Carol & Bruce Harvey

March 26, 2013

Mr Johnson, we're going to miss seeing you sitting on your swing under the mango tree...You were a wonderful man! May you rest in peace. Your neighbors, The Harveys.

Adele and Mel Medved

March 26, 2013

Mel and I are both so sorry for your recent loss. My mempoy of Oscar is of a man with a quick wit and dry sense of humor, a man who cherished his wife and family. Please accept our sincere sympathy.I'll pick a forsythia branch in his honor!!

Teri Shahan

March 26, 2013

Oscar was a man of peace and love. Gail and Carl, I'm sorry for your loss. God bless you all!

Ann Walton Harper

March 26, 2013

Oscar Johnson was a great Pompano treasure, and a wonderful man. My condolences to his family. He was loved by many!