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Reynold Jon Johnson

December 31, 1956 ~ February 13, 2021 (age 64)

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Butler: Reynold Jon Johnson, 64, peacefully passed away on Saturday, February 13, 2021, at Lutheran Hospital Fort Wayne, surrounded by his family.

He was born on December 31,1956, in Garrett, Indiana, to John Reynold and Lois (Newcomer) Johnson.

Jon was a 1975 graduate of Eastside High School in Butler. He attended Mid-America College of Mortuary Science, in Jeffersonville, IN, graduating in 1981.

He is the 4th generation owner and operator of H.E. Johnson and Sons Funeral Home in Butler since 1995 and Angola since 2001.

Jon was united in marriage to Mary Ann (Miller) Johnson on October 8, 1977, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Auburn, and she survives.

He was a member of Calvary Lutheran Church, of Angola, Forest Lodge NO. 239 of Butler, Scottish Rite of Fort Wayne, Angola York Rite, Indiana Funeral Directors Assoc., District 3 Director from 2003-2005, Hightower Services Board of Directors from 2005-2014, and almost 40 years of service as a Funeral Director.

He was passionate about the Notre Dame Fighting Irish Football Team, fishing, RVing, golf, camping, he enjoyed serving the needs of people, also enjoyed his breakfast friends, but most of all the comfort of being around his family.

He is survived by his wife Mary Ann; a niece, Tracey (Mick) Egly and family; Colin (Bri) Dove and family, Conner Dove, Shaun (Tara) Egly and family, Ashtin (Morgan) Egly and family; nephew, Brent Miller and family; Dane Miller and Olivia Miller; sister, Renee’ Harpster and her son, Chad Harpster; brother, Eric (Debbie) Johnson and family; Jared Johnson, and Zach (Courtney) Johnson; and sister, Lisa Johnson.

He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 brother-in-laws; Dave Harpster and Richard Miller and his in-laws; Keith and Idress Miller.

Visitation will be held from 4-7pm., on Wednesday, February 17, 2021, at H.E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home, 108 S. West Street, Angola, IN., with masonic services to follow at 7pm.

Private family funeral service will be held at the H.E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home - Butler, with Pastor Daryl Emory officiating. Burial will be held in Woodlawn Cemetery, Auburn.

Per State mandate requirements, masks, social distancing, will be followed.

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A special thank you is given to; Dr. Irfan Munir, Melanie Kizziar RN, DaVita and Darlene Mountfield RN.

In lieu of flowers: the family requests memorials to be given in memory of Reynold Jon Johnson: National Kidney Foundation, 5800 Fairfield Ave #110, Fort Wayne, IN, 46807.



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February 17, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
H.E. Johnson & Sons Funeral Home
108 S. West St.
Angola, IN 46703

Private Services


National Kidney Foundation of Indiana
911 E. 86th St., Suite 100, Indianapolis IN 46240

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