BARK RIVER – Don Johnson, 88, W1843 Johnson Lane 47.50, Bark River, passed away Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Marquette General Hospital.
He was born in Escanaba on Feb. 14, 1926, the son of Axel and Julia (Anderson) Johnson. Don was raised in Whitney and attended Whitney and Perronville Schools.
He served in the Army from Jan. 4, 1951, until his honorable discharge on Dec. 26, 1952.
Don was self-employed as a woods worker, retiring in 2000.
He enjoyed stream trout fishing, hunting, and trapping.
Among survivors include two sisters-in-law, Marie Johnson and Izetta Johnson of Bark River; nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Ken, Ben, Glenn, Art, Clifford; and sisters, Martha, Thelma, Helen and June.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, April 23, from 4 to 6 p.m. with the funeral service to follow at 6 p.m. at the Crawford Funeral Chapel in Bark River.
Burial will be in Gardens of Rest Cemetery.
The Crawford Funeral Homes are assisting the Johnson family.