Mark (“Johnsy”) S. Johnson
On Monday, March 4, 2019, Mark (Johnsy) S. Johnson, 53, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, at Gundersen Health System in La Crosse, Wisconsin
Mark is survived by his loving wife of 27 years Sandy, his beloved sons Dalton J. (Coral) of Onalaska and Derrick J. Johnson of La Crosse, his siblings Lori Wedwick (Frank) of Stoddard, Teresa Johnson (Rory) of Viroqua, Mike Johnson (Marilyn) of Bangor, Kerrie Kirvan of Hastings MN, his father Larry Johnson of Viroqua, and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, and dear friends.
Mark was predeceased by his mother, Carol A. Johnson, and his brother Brad.
Mark was born on May 29, 1965, in Viroqua, WI. He attended Viroqua High School, and married his lovely wife Sandy, whom he lovingly called and introduced to his wonderful friends as “Pookie”. They joyfully married on September 21, 1991.
Mark was very proud of his two wonderful boys, Dalton and Derrick, whom he loved dearly.
“Johnsy” loved to play darts and hang out with his friends. He would always make people smile and laugh, no matter if he knew or didn’t know them. Mark loved the Packers, the Badgers, loved camping, grilling out, and enjoying the outdoors.
Mark worked at United Auto for 23 years. He also worked at Petticoat for three years, and had been working at HD’s in Holmen since 2018 until he passed.
Special thanks to the staff at Gundersen Health System for the wonderful care for Mark, their family, and friends.
Sandy wishes to say this: “My heart may be broken, but I have a huge and wonderful family surrounding me.”
The family would like to extend invitation to all who loved Mark, to celebrate his life from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 16, in The Gathering Place at Coulee Region Cremation Group, 133 Mason St., Onalaska. Afterwards, there will be a gathering from 3pm – 6pm at HD Tavern, 609 N. Holmen Drive, Holmen.