James Johnson

Johnson, James Martin

James Martin Johnson, age 52, of Friendship, Wisconsin, died on January 8, 2013, at the St. Joseph's Hospital in Marshfield, Wisconsin. Memorial services will be noon on Monday, January 14, 2013 at the Roseberry's Funeral Home in Friendship, Wisconsin. Father James P. McNamee will officiate. Interment will be at the St. Leo Catholic Cemetery, Friendship, Wisconsin. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until the time of service on Monday at Roseberry's Funeral Home.

James was born September 1, 1960, in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin, to Harold and Darlene Johnson.

He graduated from Adams-Friendship High School and worked for ODC in Wisconsin Rapids for a few years and then for Friendship Products.

He was married to Margaret Matrick and they had one son, Matt. Their marriage ended in divorce.

James loved watching the Packers, and enjoyed hunting, fishing and spending time with his friends.

He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Johnson and his brother, Mark Johnson.

Survivors: son, Matthew Johnson of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin; mother, Darlene Johnson of Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin; brother, Bruce Johnson of Lake Mills, Wisconsin; brother, Keith Johnson of Friendship, Wisconsin; sister, Lori (Steve) Cheek of Marshfield, Wisconsin.

Roseberry's Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit www.roseberrys.com for online condolences and further information.


Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune on Jan. 10, 2013