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Assistant Professor Benjamin K. Johnson Sr.

Assistant Professor Benjamin K. Johnson Sr.
Born : February 22, 1951    Rest : August 28, 2015
It is with sorrowful hearts and regrets that we announce the death of our beloved husband, father, brother, uncle and cousin, Mr. Benjamin K. Johnson Sr. This sad event occurred on August 28, 2015 in Monrovia, Liberia.

He leaves to mourn his loss, his wife, Dorothy Chieh-Johnson, 3 sons: Marvin Dekontee Johnson, Benjamin Kanchior Johnson Jr. and Arnold Dueh Johnson; 1 daughter-in-law, Sarah Brethauer-Johnson; 7 sisters: Martha Hne, Theresa Gildersleve (pre-deceased him), Annie Goll, Marie Horton, Winifred Manyango, Pauline Achampon and Paulina Johnson; 3 brothers: George Johnson (pre-deceased him), Francis B.S. Johnson, Esau D. Johnson Jr;  several brothers and sisters-in-law, nephews, nieces, cousins and host of other relatives in the U.S.A, Liberia, Sierra-Leone and around the world.

Funeral Arrangements are as follow:

Date      :     September 12, 2015
Time      :     9 : 00 am
Place      :     Philadelphia Central Church, Tubman Blvd. Monrovia, Liberia

Funeral Service
Date       :     September 12, 2015
Time      :      10:00 am
Place     :       Philadelphia Central Church, Tubman Blvd. Monrovia, Liberia

Place     :       Neezoe Cemetry
                       Somalia Drive, Paynesville, Liberia

A Memorial Service will be held on September 26,2015 at 12:30 p.m. at the Centralville United Methodist Church, 800 Bridge Street, Lowell, MA 01850
If you would like to pay a tribute at the Memorial Service, please inform Mr. Marvin D. Johnson


  • Marvin D. Johnson 978-328-9199
  • Arnold D. Johnson 978-726-2656


  • Prof Francis B.S. Johnson 231 0886-559-296
  • Mrs. Marie Horton            231 0888-141-887
  • Mrs. Winnie Manyango   231 0886-765-003
  • Mr. Esau D. Johnson Jr.   231 0880-619-995
  • Mrs. Pauline Achampon  231 0886-246-231
  • Ms. Paulina Johnson        231 0886-781-575
  • Families and friends wishing to make contribution to the Benjamin K. Johnson Sr. Memorial Fund can send it to the Lowell Five Cent Bank at 34 John Street, Lowell, MA 01852. Routing number 211371337, Account # 4246271.