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Steven E. Johnson Sr.

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Steven E. Johnson Sr. Obituary
Steven E. Johnson, Sr.

Born: May 12, 1957; in Ottawa, IL

Died: August 15, 2018; in Morris, IL

Steven E. Johnson, Sr., 61, of Ottawa, died on Wednesday morning, August 15, 2018 at the Morris Hospital.

A memorial service will be held at 12:00 noon on Saturday, August 18, 2018 at the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa, with Rev. David Kipfer, Pastor of Ottawa Catholic Parishes, officiating. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the services.

Steven was born on May 12, 1957 in Ottawa, to Kenneth and Beverly (Tuttle) Johnson. He was a graduate of Ottawa Township High School, class of 1975. Steven married Mary Ann Bohler on June 26, 1976 at St. Patrick Church in Ottawa. He worked for Wedron Silica where he retired in 1989. Steven was a member of St. Patrick Church and the United Mine Workers. He loved working in his yard, spending time with his grandchildren, and taking rides with Princess.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Ann, of Ottawa; his mother, Beverly Burress, of Ottawa; 2 children, Stephanie Johnson, of Ottawa, and Steven (Ashley) Johnson, Jr., of Ottawa; 3 grandchildren, Christopher Thompson, and Michael and Jack Johnson; a brother, Kenneth Johnson, of Ottawa; and a half sister, Tammy Burress, of Streator; and his beloved dog, Princess.

He was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth; and step father, Russell Burress.

Memorials may be directed to his family for a charities to be designated.

You may sign the online guestbook and share remembrances at www.MuellerFH.com. Mueller Funeral Home and Crematory 800 First Avenue, Ottawa, IL 61350 815-434-4433
Published in Morris Herald-News on Aug. 16, 2018
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