John is survived by his wife Lynn (Sunstrom); sons Jeff and wife Lauren of Seattle, Wash. and Joe of Boone; granddaughter Dory O'Halloran; as well as niece Lisa Christie; brother-in-law Jon Sunstrom and wife Deb; niece Anna Sunstrom; and nephew Wil Sunstrom.
A family graveside service was held at South Marion Cemetery north of Boone on Wednesday, April 11.
The family will welcome visitors at the Johnson's home on Thursday evening, April 12th, from 5 to 7 p.m.
Memorials may be directed to Boone United Way or American Cancer Society Relay for Life of Boone County.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.starkwelin.com.
Stark-Welin Funeral Directors in Boone is in charge of arrangements.