Derek A. Johnson
of Townsend; 39
TOWNSEND -- Derek A. Johnson, 39, of Townsend, died unexpectedly Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at University of Massachusetts Hospital, Worcester.
Derek was born in Woburn, October 4, 1973 the son of Edith M. (Coste) Krasenics and resided most of his life in Townsend. He was a 1992 graduate of North Middlesex Regional High School in Townsend.
Besides his mother of Townsend, he leaves his fiancée, Taliah Williams of Townsend; his son, Jordan Johnson of Townsend; two daughters, Amanda Johnson of Groton, Autumn Johnson of Townsend; his stepfather, Richard L. Krasenics of Townsend; a sister, Michelle Donnelly of Pelham, NH.
Derek was an accomplished body builder and was a member of Option 1 Fitness Center in Townsend. He held a CDL truck driver's license for many years and owned a successful moving company. He was also an avid New England Patriots fan.
JOHNSON -- Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Tuesday at the T.J. Anderson & Son Funeral Home, 250 Main Street (Rte, 119), Townsend Center, Please see www.andersonfuneral.com for additional information. Calling hours are 4-8 p.m., Monday. Memorial contributions may made to the Johnson Children Education Fund, PO Box 555, Townsend, MA 01469.
Published in Sentinel & Enterprise on Jan. 20, 2013