Tag Archives: Dr. Bob Johnson

City council honors two local ‘legends,’ Dr. Bob Johnson and Coach Joe Floyd

The Kodiak City Council last night also honored the passing of two pillars of the community, Dr. Bob Johnson died on January 31, and Coach Joe Floyd passed away last weekend.   Mayor Pat Branson lost her voice as she started the comments, as did Council Member Terry Haines who was the last to comment. Click arrow below to listen …

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Dr. Bob Johnson honored by Alaska Legislature for “a life well lived”

  The Alaska Legislature honored Kodiak’s Dr. Bob Johnson with a memorial citation to recognize his life’s work as a doctor, and as a supporter of the arts and humanities. The citation was passed by the legislature on Friday, according to Senator Gary Steven’s office. Johnson, known best as Dr. Bob, passed away on January 31. A. Holmes Johnson, Dr. …

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Dr. Bob Johnson was ‘true champion of the arts’ in Kodiak (Dec. 25, 1925 – Jan. 31, 2020)

Dr. Bob Johnson passed away on Friday, Jan. 31. He leaves behind his wife of nearly 70 years, four sons, and eight grandchildren. But he also leaves behind his ‘Kodiak family’—the many hundreds, maybe even thousands, of people who feel a strong connection to Johnson because he played some role in their lives. From delivering babies to saving lives as …

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