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Robert “Bob” Johns
1924 - 2021
Robert Johns

Robert “Bob” Johns of Platteville, was born on Jan. 11, 1924 to Jesse and Edna (Brunton) Johns and passed away at the age of 97 on Jan. 13, 2021.

Bob will truly be missed. There will be a private funeral at Melby Funeral Home & Crematory in Platteville. A Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, Aug. 8, 2021 at the Broske Center, Legion Park, Platteville this summer. Memorials in his honor may be made to the Robert Johns Memorial Fund, which can be mailed to the Melby Funeral Home & Crematory, PO Box 245, Platteville WI 53818. Online condolences can be made at

A complete obituary is in the January 20, 2021 issue of The Platteville Journal.