Dennis C. Johnson, 75, of Beaver Dam passed away on Tuesday, July 27, 2021 at Marshfield Medical Center in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin.
A memorial gathering for Dennis will be held on Wednesday, August 4, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at Grace Presbyterian Church in Beaver Dam. A Celebration of Life Service will begin at 11:00 a.m. with Rev. Christopher Davis officiating. Inurnment will take place at a later date at Ohio Cemetery in Rio, Wisconsin.
Dennis was born on January 27, 1946 the son of Jerome and Gladys (Zuelsdorf) Johnson. He served his country in the United States Army. He was a member of the American Legion Post. Dennis had been employed for John Deere of Horicon for over 13 years and then later worked for Weyenberg Shoe Factory.
Dennis was an outdoors man and he enjoyed hunting and flower gardening. He also enjoyed spending time with his kittens: Blackie, Grandma and Penelope and his dog Rascal.
Dennis will be deeply missed by his long time companion and friend Sandi Koehn of Beaver Dam; his son Matt Johnson of Columbus; his granddaughter Haylie Johnson and his grandson Logan Johnson. He is further survived by his sisters: Sharon (Al) Kale of West Allis and Patty Manley (Dave) of Adams and his brother Mike Johnson of Oregon, Wisconsin; also nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his son Nick, sisters: Leslie Laufler and Jan Zimmer, his brother David and one brother in infancy.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the staff of the Emergency Room Department of Marshfield Medical Center for their kindness.
The Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is serving the family. Online condolences may be made at www.koepsellfh.com.