Norwich- Jeffrey Ronald Johns, 44 formerly of East Lyme passed away unexpectedly on Thursday October 4, 2012 at his residence.
He was born in New London on December 30, 1967 the son of Joyce Ann West Johns and the late Ronald F. Johns.
Jeff graduated from East Lyme High School and worked for the last 14 years as corrections officer at York Correction Institute, East Lyme. Jeff's pride and joy was his children and cherished being a father. His favorite quote to his children was "Stay Gold"
Besides his mother he is survived by his son Tucker Johns and a daughter Britney Holmes, 2 brothers Michael and Mark Johns.
The family will receive relatives and friends on Friday evening from 6 to 8 pm at the Thomas L. Neilan & Sons East Lyme Funeral Home 48 Grand Street Niantic, CT. Please visit www.neilanfuneralhome.com to leave a condolence or to sign the family's online register book. Donations in his memory may be made to a scholarship fund for his children C/O Neilan Funeral Home.