Robert L. Johnson
1935 — 2020
Robert Lee (Bob) Johnson was born May 12, 1935 in Carrington, North Dakota. He was the son of Carl William and Laura Hazel Hanson Johnson. Bob graduated from Moorhead High School in 1953. He then served his country in the United States Army. Upon returning, Bob married Barbara Edwards on March 9, 1957 at Grace Methodist Church in Moorhead, MN. He worked for the Fargo Forum newspaper as a journeyman printer while attending North Dakota State University graduating with a BS in Mechanical Engineering in 1962. He received a Masters Degree in Science with an emphasis in Industrial Engineering from Rutgers University in 1972. His career as an engineer with IBM spanned over 33 years in Rochester,...