THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
John R. Johnson
Issue Date: November 25, 2020
John Richard Johnson, 83, of Porterfield, passed away Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020.
Born July 30, 1937, to the late Carl and Margaret Johnson, he attended Stephenson High School and was a truck driver for many years until he became the terminal manager for Stangs Sales and Services. He married Patricia Brazeau on March 10, 1973.
He was a member of the Peshtigo Gun Club, Menominee Sportsman Club and belonged to the Teamsters Union. A passion for guns as well as hunting and fishing, he also enjoyed traveling to Florida with his family.
Survivors include his loving wife of 48 years, Patricia; four children, Robbin Sanchez, Debbie Green, Dawn (Lee) Halford and Todd (Michelle) Johnson; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; a brother, Robert and two sisters, Linda and Margorie.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Shirley Truitt.
No formal services will be held at this time. Rhodes Charapata Funeral Home is assisting the family.