a_d
Saturday, October 12th, 2013
Complete Obituary
Terrence Johnson
  Terrence L. Johnson, M.D., 65, Van Wert, died at 3 p.m. Oct. 10, 2013, at Van Wert County Hospital.
He was born Sept. 28, 1948, in New Castle, Ind. to June M. Shaw and Rex E. Johnson, who are both deceased. His wife, Connie L. Hirschy Beahrs Johnson, survives in Van Wert.
Also surviving are children, Charles (Dina) Beahrs, Jr., Port Charlotte, Fla., Camela (Andrew) Metzinger, McMurray, Pa., Catina (Shawn) Lamb, Springboro, and Amy (Leonardo) Plaza, Arlington, Va.; siblings, Jeffrey (Patty) Johnson, Mendon, Steven (Brenda) Johnson, Ohio City, Janelle (John) Sites, Rockford, Lyndel (William) Smith, Ohio City, Dr. Daclynn (Lori) Johnson, Rupert, Idaho, and Kimberly (Edward) Smith, Mendon; grandchildren, Jack and Hannah Metzinger, Cade and Ava Lamb, Aurora and Gustavo Plaza, Mario (Michelle) Farmakis, and John Farmakis; great-grandchildren, Matthew Farmakis and Nathan Farmakis; several nieces and nephews; mother-in-law, Joan Hirschy, Charlotte, N.C.; and former spouse, Linda D. Johnson, Celina.
Deceased are Raymond A. and Aloha Marie Hirschy.
A graduate of Mendon Union High School, Manchester College and the Medical College of Ohio in Toledo, where he was awarded many honors, he was a longtime medical practitioner at Van Wert Family Physicians. He began his residency in Fort Wayne, Ind. During his last year of residency, he worked in the Van Wert County Hospital Emergency Room. In 1975, he began practicing family medicine until his recent retirement on Sept. 27, 2013.
He was a member of Mendon United Methodist Church, a past board member of Peoples Bank, Van Wert, a current member of Van Wert Farm Bureau, Van Wert Elks Lodge, Willow Bend Country Club, Van Wert Medical Society, Ohio State Medical Association, American Association of Family Practice, and Alpha Omega Alpha Honors Medical Society.
Dr. Johnson was instrumental in developing the Medical Procurement Program at Van Wert County Hospital.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home, Van Wert, the Rev. Paul Miller officiating. Burial is at Tomlinson Cemetery, Mercer County.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital or Medical Procurement Program at Van Wert County.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Friday
87°
Thunderstorms Likely
63%
Friday Night
65°
Thunderstorms Likely
56%
Saturday
81°
Chance Thunderstorms
51%
Saturday Night
65°
Chance Thunderstorms
31%
Sunday
82°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
18%
Sunday Night
63°
Partly Cloudy
9%
Monday
84°
Mostly Sunny
8%
Monday Night
64°
Mostly Clear
11%
Tuesday
87°
Partly Sunny
14%
Tuesday Night
68°
Chance Thunderstorms
32%
Wednesday
86°
Mostly Cloudy
33%
Wednesday Night
70°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_da_da_d
video_logoOnline Video
Tuesday, July 26
index pict
Boat fire on Grand Lake
Saturday, July 23
index pict
Celina Lake Festival Parade time-lapse
camera_logo Photo Albums
Saturday, July 23
index pict
Saturday, July 23
index pict
Friday, July 22
index pict