Johnson Donald Eugene "D.J." Johnson, age 47, a guy who loved his family and was always the life of the party, passed away on Thursday, October 24, 2013 at OSU Medical Center. He was an avid Buckeye and Browns fan and a diehard NASCAR fan. Preceded in death by father Donald R.E. Johnson, maternal grandparents Ralph and Marie "Mimi" Thompson, paternal grandfather Charles H. Johnson Sr. paternal grandmother Elizabeth Franz. Survived by; son, Austin; fiance, Rose Newlen; stepsons, Jeff and Joe Newlen; mother, Sue Chaffin; brother, Dwayne (Carol) Johnson; sister, Dawn (Mike) Mavromatis; three nieces; two nephews; a great niece and a great nephew. Best buddy, Donnie Gregory; numerous other family and many many friends. Friends may call at JERRY SPEARS FUNERAL HOME WITH CREMATORY, 2693 W. Broad St., Wednesday, 4-7 p.m. where service will follow at 7 p.m.
Jerry Spears Funeral Home - Columbus
2693 W Broad St. Columbus, OH 43204
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Oct. 28, 2013