Kenneth Johnson Jr., 41, of Leon died June 4, 2014, at Decatur County Hospital in Leon.
Services were 11 a.m. Saturday, June 7, at Kale Funeral Home, 301 S. Main St., Osceola. The Rev. Shane Simpson officiated. Interment was in Newbern Cemetery in Warren County, south of Lacona. Memorials may be directed to his family. Online condolences may be left at www.kalefuneralhome.com.
Kenneth LeRoy Johnson Jr., son of Linda Jean (Wright) and Kenneth LeRoy Johnson Sr., was born Jan. 29, 1973, in Des Moines.
Kenny grew up in the Woodburn area and attended Clarke Community Schools. He graduated in 1992.
Kenny is survived by his parents, Linda and Kenneth Johnson Sr. of Woodburn; significant other Beth Chumbley of Leon; sons, John Johnson of Woodburn, Cory Johnson of Lacona and Andrew and Austin Clarke, both of Rockford, Ill.; daughter Ashley Berhow of Osceola; grandchildren, Erick Johnson and Ileyah Islas; sister Tami (husband Chris) Curry of Hartford; brother David Johnson of Woodburn; nieces, Kirstin and Tristine Viers; nephew Kayden Johnson, as well as other relatives and many friends.
Kenny was preceded in death by his grandparents, Judy Johnson, Jack Wright, Betty Garcia and Lester Johnson; aunt Kim Sanford and uncle Jackie Wright.