Arthur Jay Johnson (Jay) was born January 10, 1954 to Anna Mae Johnson and Arthur E.J. Johnson Jr. in Belleville, Illinois. \n\nIn 1963 the family moved to Fairfax, Virginia where Jay attended school - graduating from Oakton High School in 1972. Following High School, Jay worked throughout the D.C. and Northern Virginia area in various Retail Management positions. He had an infectious laugh and love for many things - most notably music, Washington Capitals hockey, friends and family. He was known to all for his strong work ethic and gregarious nature.\n\nJay Johnson passed away at his home in Woodbridge, Virginia on March 24, 2020. He leaves behind siblings Cheryl Burgess, Susan Keller, Alan Johnson, and Todd Johnson.\n\nA memorial will be organized when social gathering restrictions are lifted. In lieu of sending flowers, please consider making a donation to a local first responder organization in Jay's memory.