Johnson, Robert E., 70 of Independence, KY passed away on January 31, 2019 at his residence. Robert was a civilian Research Engineer for the US Navy. He is preceded in death by his Parents: Walter and Johanna Johnson. Robert is survived by his Brothers: Carl Johnson and Walter Johnson. Nieces: Jennifer Johnson, Jamie Eggleston and Karen Johnson. Nephews: Matthew Johnson, Mark Johnson and Eric Johnson. Services will be at the convenience of the family. Don Catchen & Son Funeral Home, Elsmere assisting the family.