In Memory of



Obituary for John Johnson

John Plitt Johnson died on February 10, 2020 at Bellevue Hospital in New York City. He was born on October 2, 1941 to parents Miller A. Johnson and Naomi Plittt Johnson of Lewisburg, PA.

John attended and graduated from Randolph Macon Academy, Haverford College and Columbia Graduate School of Business. He served in the United States Army.

His years of employment were spent at Price Waterhouse, The New York Stock Exchange where he was the Chief Financial Officer and Rodale Press. Following his time at Rodale, he was involved in numerous consulting assignments.

He was a long time member of the Madison Avenue Presbyterian Church and the Union League Club of New York City.

Survivors include his brother, M. Alanson Johnson II (Delores); three nephews, M. Alanson Johnson III (Kathy); Christopher R. Johnson; Keith F. Johnson (Debbie); four grand nieces and one great grand nephew.

John loved to travel and spending time with his friends and family. His varied interests included sports, music, art and the theater. Perhaps his greatest joy was taking members of his family and their friends to Peter Luger Steakhouse.

A celebration of John’s life will be held on March 8, 2020 at the Union League Club at 3P.M. Those who would like to attend, please contact Laura Johnson

Memorial contributions in John’s name can be made to Haverford College, 370 Lancaster Avenue, Haverford, PA 19041.