Jerry J. Johnson

Johnson, Jerry J. 76 of Waukegan, passed away at home December 27, 2012. Jerry was born August 25, 1936 in Waukegan and had been retired from Commonwealth Edison after more then 25 years of employment. He was a veteran of the US Navy and a former member of the Solo Society in Barrington. He loved to fish, hunt and being a foster parent to children for many years. Survivors include life partner of 15 years, Lois Adams; one daughter, Deborah (Clayton) Scales of Waukegan; and two sons, Kevin (Missy) Johnson of South Carolina and Gregory Johnson; as well as six grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents. Friends may visit on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 from 5-8pm at the Salata Gurnee Funeral Home, 4190 Old Grand Avenue, Gurnee and on Thursday, January 3, 2013 from 10-11am. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 11am with Fr. James E. Merold officiating. Interment will follow at Highland Memorial Park, Libertyville, IL. Visit our website at www.salatagurneefuneralhome.com.

Funeral Home

Salata-Gurnee Funeral Home
4190 Grand Ave  Gurnee, IL 60031
(847) 244-1155

Published in News Sun from Jan. 1 to Jan. 7, 2013