Herbert (Skip) B. Johnson

Herbert (Skip) B. Johnson, 80, passed away peacefully in the arms of his wife Noi (Kim) on Friday May 31, 2024. In Las Vegas, Nevada.

Skip was born on February 6, 1944, to Samuel and Ruby Johnson in Newport News, Virginia. After graduating from High School in Hampton, VA. Skip served in the United States army, before kickstarting a 36-year career in nursing as a Respiratory Therapist.

In 1982 Skip and his wife Noi (Kim) met in Virginia, then relocated to Southern California. In 2005 Skip retired and spent his time enjoying his favorite hobbies which included his first love, Football followed by Track and Field, Basketball, Cars, and auto-motives. He also could recommend some dynamite movies to watch.

Skip was predeceased by his mother and father Ruby and Samuel Johnson. Waiting for him at the door to heaven was his Brother’s Alvin, Joe Mack Horace and Arthur Johnson and Sister Betty Ricks.

Skip will be forever remembered by his wife Noi Johnson, cats Sam & Coco, his son Shoma Johnson and wife Virgie and daughter Sharon Jones, and husband Keith.  Sisters Helen Mitchener, Alberta Johnson and Ruby Juanita Wilson, Niece and Nephews, Grandchildren, and Great Grandchildren and countless others who loved him deeply.

When his time came, he carried himself with dignity, strength and full of love for his loved ones. He will be missed dearly.

Skip’s wish was to not have a service but have his ashes scattered in the Pacific Ocean by way of Newport Beach, California.

Thank you to everyone for your thoughts and prayers for Skip and the Johnson family.

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