CLAUDE PIERCE JOHNSON, 64, of Lake Placid, N.Y., died Tuesday, June 4, 2013, at his home. Mr. Johnson was born Sept. 6, 1948, in Ticonderoga, N.Y. He was the son of the late Beatrice P. Reed. He served in the U.S. Army from Oct. 6, 1970 to Dec. 31, 1991. He retired from the Army as an Administrative Specialist in 1991. Burial services were held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 6, in North Elba Cemetery, Lake Placid. The M.B. Clark, Inc. Funeral Home in Lake Placid, is in charge of arrangements.