Obituary of Anthony Johnson
Anthony “Tony” Johnson, 58 years old, passed away the morning of October 1, 2018 peacefully in his home in Hollister, CA. Tony is survived by his fiance Letty Purcell, his three daughters Kristin (Dan) Tabak, Kimberely Johnson, Jordynn Venegas-Johnson, his grandchildren Kaitlyn Tabak, Teddy and Charlie Johnson, his mother Andrea Zimerzlikar, brother Kevin (Janet) Johnson, his niece Makayla and his first wife Bonnie O’neill Johnson. He is also survived by his godchildren Mazzy and Scarlet Duran. He is preceded in death by his father Robert Johnson and his brother Steven Johnson. He graduated from Oceana High School and received his Associates Degree from Skyline College. He was also working on his Bachelors of Science Degree. He was an active member of Headstart and Hollister Prep School community. Tony truly lived life to the fullest. From his incredible sense of humor to spending time with his family and friends. Tony was an avid sports fan. He coached his daughter’s softball team and loved golfing, going to Sharks games, Niner games and traveling. Tony was a faithful Giants fan and he most recently attended a Giants game where he participated in a field meet and greet. Tony enjoyed attending concerts and visiting the bay area.
The family would like to thank everyone for their kind words. The family appreciates the donations, prepared meals, and prayers from family and friends. The family would like to thank Bonita Springs for their excellent care and services.
A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held Saturday October 13, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. The services will be held at Grunnagle Family funeral home. Following the service, a reception will be held and the details are to be announced. In lieu of flowers, donations for Jordynn can be made at the Grunnagle Family funeral home.