Clarence Johns was born September 22, 1918 in Newark, NJ. He moved to Santa Monica, California sometime in 1945 to work as an engineer for the Douglas Aircraft Company. He married in 1948 to the late Lucille (Jacobs), where they first met on the beach of Santa Monica. After Lucille's death and Clarence's retirement which happened in the same year (1991), he moved to San Diego. He enjoyed peaceful walks at Balboa Park and Mission Trails. His survivors are two sons; Clarence and Bruce of Santa Monica and six grandchildren. Two great-grandchildren. No services have been scheduled.