Rene Arthur Johnson
Rene Arthur Johnson, 62, passed away peacefully in his sleep on February 7 at his home in Battle Ground, Indiana. Rene was born in Siegburg, Germany, on April 5, 1951. Rene was preceded in death by his father, Richard, brother-in-law, Samuel, and daughter, Dawn. He is survived by his mother, Irene of Mishawaka, two sons, Jonathan and Michael of Lafayette, daughter, Misty of Marion, two sisters, Linda and Diane, and one brother, Roger, 7 nieces, 3 nephews and several grandnieces and grandnephews. Rene attended Purdue University
and spent most of his life as a salesman. He enjoyed his time on previous boards of the Indiana Fiddler's Gathering. He treasured his time spent at the Navy Club of Lafayette Ship 12. A memorial Mass to celebrate Rene's life will be held at St. Lawrence Catholic Church at 1916 Meharry St. in Lafayette on Thursday, February 13 at 1:00 p.m.