Merrold "Jerry" S. Johnson, age 79, long-time resident of West Chicago, passed away April 27th, 2017. He was the beloved husband of Barbara "Bobbie" for 56 years; proud and loving father of Andrew Johnson and Deborah (John) Smith; cherished grandfather of seven (Keegan, Matthew, Kayley, Alexander, Stephen, Nicholas and Michael); fond uncle of Scott (Virginia) Johnson and great uncle of Isabelle. Jerry was proceeded in death by his father Merrold S. Johnson, Sr., his mother Ionia, and his beloved brother Richard (Suzanne) Johnson.
Jerry's memorial visitation will be held on Saturday, June 10th from 9 a.m. until the time of his funeral service at 11 a.m., both at Williams-Kampp Funeral Home located at 430 E. Roosevelt Rd., Wheaton, IL 60187 (one block east of Naperville Rd).
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, P.O. Box 5014, Hagerstown, MD 21741-5014 (www.michaeljfox.org).