John H. Johnson
Bloomington- John H. Johnson, 57,
of Bloomington, passed away at 2:59 a.m. Monday, October 8, 2012 at
OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Graveside services will
be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, October 12, 2012 at Evergreen
Memorial Cemetery in Bloomington. In lieu of flowers, memorials may
be made to the family in John's name. The family of John has
entrusted Kibler-Brady-Ruestman Memorial Home in Bloomington with
the care of their loved one.
John was born on December 3, 1954,
to the union of Timothy E. and Rosetta (Ellis) Johnson in
Bloomington. He graduated from Bloomington High School.
Survivors include his children,
Anthony Donnely of Normal; Ceherssa Johnson of California, Michelle
Donnely of Springfield; Michael (Kesha) Donnely of
Bloomington; nine grandchildren; one brother, Timothy (Joyce)
Johnson, one sister, Mary Spearman both of Bloomington; host of
nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his
parents, brother, Lonnie D. Johnson and two infant daughters.
John was a school bus driver for
Unit #5 and worked for Nestle Beich Candy in Bloomington.
He was a former member of Union
Missionary Baptist Church where he served as a musician. John was
currently a member of Kingdom Ministry in Decatur.
John enjoyed playing drums in his
bands, Smooth Times and Johnson Crisp Roberts and traveling.
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the family at kiblerbradyruestman.com.
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