Jerry Warren Johnson, age 66, Dunkirk, died Saturday January 15, 2022 following a brief illness. Born in Portland June 6, 1955, he grew up in Dunkirk and was a 1974 graduate of Dunkirk High School. Jerry worked for MSSL Wiring Systems in Portland for over 30 years and in the past worked at Indiana Glass (in Tiara) and at the Indiana Glass Outlet. He belonged to Sons of The American Legion Post 227, Dunkirk, and Dunkirk Moose Lodge No. 1352 where he often socialized. Jerry enjoyed fishing, spending time at the cottage, bowling, watching football & NASCAR, and BS storytelling.
Survivors include his sister: Ruby Johnson, Dunkirk; step-brothers: Bub Fuller (wife: Beth), Dunkirk, and Dan Green (wife: Lisa), Dunkirk; special niece: Rozie Johnson, special nephew: Rowdy Scruffy Johnson; 3 great-nieces, and 7 great-great nieces & nephews.
He is preceded in death by his parents: James & Virginia (Hardman) Johnson; 2 brothers: Rick Johnson and George Johnson, and niece: Christina.
Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, January 20, 2022 at Meacham Funeral Service with burial following at I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Dunkirk.
Visiting hours are Wednesday from 6 until 8 p.m. and one hour prior to the service on Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be sent to Cancer Services of East Central Indiana (Little Red Door), National Emphysema Foundation, Sons of The American Legion Post 227, or Dunkirk Moose Lodge No. 1352.
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