Alex Andrew Johnson, 85, San Leandro, Calif., died Friday, April 19, 2013.

Alex Andrew Johnson, 85, San Leandro, Calif., died Friday, April 19, 2013.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, April 25, 2013, at Grissom’s Mortuary. Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m. today, April 24, 2013, at the mortuary. Burial will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Andy was born November 27, 1927, in Macon County, son of Ivy and Thelma Johnson.
He was a veteran of World War II. He was a certified welder and long time member of the Operating Engineers Union. He was employed for many years by Stolte corporation, Oakland, Calif.
Survivors include his sister, Geneva Boley; step-children, Edward and Anthony Ferreira; many step-grandchildren; nephews; and nieces.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Stephanie; a step-son, Darrell Ferreira; and brothers, Loren and Glendon.