The Daily Iowegian
---- — John Allen Johnson, 54, of Centerville, died on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 at Golden Age Care Center in Centerville.
He was born on Sept. 12, 1959 in Centerville, the son of Vern William and Elizabeth “Betty” Annette (Wilson) Johnson.
As a child, John grew up in rural Unionville, Iowa. John and his mother later moved to Ottumwa where he attended Smith Warren School, Center of Hope and Tenco.
John is survived by his mother, Betty Johnson of Centerville; two brothers, Richard Johnson and his wife, Yvonne and Russell Johnson and his wife, Chris all of Unionville, Iowa.
In death, John joins his father, Vern Johnson; a sister, Kathy Johnson; paternal grandparents, Claus and Dora Johnson and maternal grandparents, Dell and Lucy Glen Wilson.
The body has been cremated and a graveside memorial service will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 26 at 2 p.m. at the Unionville Cemetery in Unionville, Iowa with Patty Self officiating.
Memorials may be made to the Unionville Cemetery may be mailed to the family at 10043 Bison Trail, Unionville, Iowa 52594
The Schmidt family funeral home is in Centerville has been entrusted with caring for the Johnson family at this time and condolences can be sent at: schmidtfamilyfuneralhome.com.