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Mark W. Johnson

Mark W. Johnson

Mark W. Johnson, age 79, of Quincy, died on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 in the Golden Good Shepherd Home. He was born March 3, 1942 in Toledo, OH the son of Robert & Dorothy (Tucholski) Johnson. He was a 1960 graduate of Woodward High School in Toledo, OH. He served in the United States Air Force stationed in Lackland AFB, TX and later Bangor, MA. He was a member of Blessed Sacrament Church. He married Trudy Fengel Sparrow on July 26, 1996 in Quincy. She survives. Mark was in auto sales in the area, working for Bob Wikes, then Steve Nosser and lastly for Tom Boland. He later was an insurance agent in the area.

Mark enjoyed reading, golf and traveling. He was also a fan of the Cleveland Browns and Ohio State Buckeyes. He was a great lover of animals and loved his dogs over the years, 'O'Malley', 'Casey', 'Spencer' and 'Archie'.

In addition to his wife, he is also survived by:
A STEP-DAUGHTER: Nikki Sparrow
SIBLINGS: Denise Dennis (Robert), Rob Johnson, Charlene Kos and Mike Johnson.
A niece, nephews and other relatives including a cousin who Mark thought of as a sister: Sherry Hennesy also survives.

Mark was preceded in death by his parents.

Cremation rites will be accorded and no formal services are planned at this time. Memorials in Mark's memory may be made to the Golden Good Shepherd Home, the Blessing Foundation for Hospice or to the Animal Rescue Foundation.

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From:
Paul K.
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Dear Trudi
I remember Mark very well in the 80s and 90s, he attended St. Rose then.
God rest his soul.
And how I remember your own parents too, so kind.
Grant to all then now eternal rest.
Paul K. Geers
Pres of the Latin mass society of Quincy, St. Rose of lima church.
From:
Callie Grant
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Trudy I am saddened to hear the news of Mark’s passing. He was such a wonderful and hilarious man that always had a smile on his face.
Prayers to you!
From:
Mike and Judy Koch
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Trudy, So sorry to hear of your loss. The last time I saw Mark, we talked of our dogs and the fun he had with his. Judy and I have known him for many years and always enjoyed his company. We are truly heartfelt with our sorrow. Lov'ya, Mike and Judy Koch
From:
Steve and Pam Swartz
Quincy, IL
Comments:
My heart is deeply saddened I have lost a true friend. I always knew Mark had my back when the chips were down. He will be deeply missed and his favorite saying ah Jesus.
From:
Steven Lynn Bergman lol
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Trudy. I am so sorry to hear that Mark has passed. My prayers are with you and your family. God bless you. Steve Bergman
From:
Linda Rose
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Trudy.....
So sorry to hear about the passing of Mark. Will always remember our talks at the vet office about our husbands.
Thoughts and prayers are with you and the family, even the furry ones. LOL
Linda & Rick Rose
From:
Deborah and Dennis Powell
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Trudy and Nikki, Dennis and I are so sorry for your loss. We will truly miss Mark’s sense of humor, his laugh, hugs, and kisses. Mark was a great friend and never knew a stranger. We are so happy that Mark is no longer suffering. If you need anything, please contact us . You know Heather lives at the end of the alley from you, too! Prayers and hugs to you.
From:
PegTobias
Loraine, IL
Comments:
So sorry for your loss.
From:
JUdy Echternkamp
Quincy, IL
Comments:
My sincere sympathy to Trudy and family. I always enjoyed visiting with Mark and liked his keen sense of humor. Blessings!
From:
Vicki Teufel
Orlando, FL
Comments:
Trudy and family- I am so sorry to hear of your husband’s passing. I pray that God will send his comfort and peace as you walk through the days ahead
From:
R. Andrew Maxwell
Forsyth, IL
Comments:
I always think of Mark fondly when I remember him. We had a lot of good times together as he tried to help me in selling insurance. But that wasn't my calling and he was glad for me when I went back to preaching Christ.