Miles Antony Coles Johnson
Miles Antony Coles Johnson
  • September 13, 1936 - June 25, 2017
  • Beaverton, Oregon

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Miles Johnson, 80, of Beaverton, passed away amongst family on June 25, 2017. He was born in Odiham, England to John and Doreen (Hignett) Johnson and was raised in Ireland with his cousins Mark and Mick. Miles joined The Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers at the age of 16 and served in Kenya during the time of the Mau Mau. Miles married Ann Carvell on June 19, 1965 and together they raised two children, Sarah and Mark. One of his many passions was racing and working on British sports cars. He was a proud member of the Portland Triumph Owners Association and the Columbia Gorge MG Club. Miles will also be remembered for his love of traveling, photography and bad Dad jokes. Miles was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife, Ann; children, Sarah (Ryan), Mark (Donna); grandchildren, Pearl and Carter; brother, Peter and many family members. A memorial service will be held at St. Bartholomew Episcopal Church, Thursday, July 27th at 2:00pm. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to the American Cancer Society in memory of Miles Johnson.