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Brian J Johnson

November 18, 1946 September 7, 2019
Brian  J Johnson
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Obituary for Brian J Johnson

Brian J. Johnson, 72, of Burlington, passed away Saturday, September 7, 2019 at Cranes Cottage in Oxford, Wisconsin.

Born on November 18, 1946 in Cloquet, Minnesota, he was the son of John and AnnaBelle (nee DeRushe) Johnson. His early life was spent in Cloquet where he graduated from Cloquet High School and later the University of Wisconsin in Green Bay.

On August 15, 1992 in Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin he was united in marriage to Ann Joas. Following marriage he has been a resident of Burlington for 22 years. Brian worked as a manager for Household Finance Corp, and Southern Lakes Newspapers. He served in the U.S. Navy on the USS Independence during the Vietnam War from 1964 until 1968. He was also a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Burlington.
He was an avid fisherman and liked sports. He loved watching the Badgers and Packers.

Brian is survived by his wife, Ann; children, Natasha (Luke) Frey, Shannon (Kyle) Johnson-Windsor, Kalle Johnson, Caelan (Aven) Ford and Christopher Johnson; grandchildren, Madeline Frey, Harris Ford, Alexandra Frey and Emeline Ford; siblings, Jeffrey (Karen) Johnson and Deanne (Bob) Szumowski; and brothers and sisters-in-laws, Kathy (Frank) Jacque, Tom (Julie) Joas, Diane (Ken) Koss, Marge Geissler, Rose (Paul) Thornton, Ted (Dar) Joas, Carol (Dave) Hawke, Tim (Julie) Joas, Judy (Mark) Shingler and Pete (Lori) Joas. He is also survived by nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews, cousins, other relatives and many friends.

In lieu of flowers memorials can be given to the family to be divided amongst Brian’s favorite Charities.

Mass of Christian Burial for Brian will be held on Saturday September 14, 2019 at 11am at St. Mary Catholic Church. Full Military Honors will immediately follow at church. Relatives and friends can visit with the family at Schuette-Daniels Funeral Home on Friday September 13th from 4 to 7pm.

Schuette-Daniels Funeral Home & Crematory
625 S. Browns Lake Drive
Burlington, WI 53105
(262) 763-3434

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4:00 PM 9/13/2019 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 9/13/2019 7:00:00 PM
Schuette-Daniels Funeral Home

625 Browns Lake Drive
Burlington, WI 53105

Schuette-Daniels Funeral Home
625 Browns Lake Drive Burlington 53105 WI
United States





11:00 AM 9/14/2019 11:00:00 AM - 11:55 AM 9/14/2019 11:55:00 AM
St. Mary Catholic Church

108 McHenry Street
Burlington, WI 53105

St. Mary Catholic Church
108 McHenry Street Burlington 53105 WI
United States

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