Press ReleaseFor Immediate Release
Pacifica Synod E-Message

We have received word of the death of

The Rev.
George S. Johnson
on October 9, 2020

Please keep his wife Vivian and the entire family in your prayers.

Cards or notes of condolences may be sent to:
Vivian Johnson
19191 Harvard Avenue, Apt. 116E
Irvine, CA 92612

The Rev. George S. Johnson was born on September 20, 1933. He was ordained on April 1, 1962 and began his first call at that time with Bethlehem Lutheran Church in Pacifica, CA, where he served until 1966. During his ministry, he was also called to serve Christ Lutheran, Long Beach (1967-1979); the ALC Hunger Office in Minneapolis as Director (1980-1987); Our Savior's, Circle Pines, MN (1987-1993); Red Hill Lutheran, Tustin, CA (1993-1994); and Cambridge Lutheran, Cambridge, MN (1995-1998). He retired on September 1, 1998. Following his retirement, he served as interim pastor at both San Marcos Lutheran, San Marcos and Clairemont Lutheran, San Diego.  
We give thanks for his ministry within the Pacifica Synod.

If we live, we live to the Lord,
and if we die, we die to the Lord;
so then, whether we live or whether we die,
we are the Lord's.
Romans 14:8