|Birth: ||Aug. 18, 1943|
|Death: ||Jul. 1, 2006|
Glenview Announcements (IL) - July 13, 2006
Deceased Name: John Johnson
A memorial service for John J. Johnson, a resident of Evanston for more than 20 years, was held Friday at Donnellan Family Funeral Services, 1571 Maple Ave., Evanston.
Mr. Johnson, 62, died July 1 at Harmony at Home in Naperville.
Born Aug. 18, 1943, in Austin, Texas, he previously resided in Australia.
He received a bachelor's degree from the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, and a master's degree and doctorate from the University of Illinois. His doctoral degree was in German history.
For the past 20 years, Mr. Johnson worked as an editor at Commerce Clearing House , a publishing firm and manufacturer of integrated tax and accounting software in Riverwoods. As an editor, he was responsible for publishing new tax codes from year to year for a specific state. He was still working at the time of his death.
He was an active member of the Second Church of Christ Scientist in Evanston, where he served as a reader.
Mr. Johnson was preceded in death by his mother, Margot (nee Bell,) and a brother, Jeffrey.
Survivors include his father, John J. Sr. of Evanston; brothers James (Donna) of Northbrook and Jerome of Charleston, S.C.; a nephew and a niece.
Interment will take place privately in the Johnson family lot in Graceland Cemetery in Chicago.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Second Church of Christ Scientist, 2715 Hurd Ave., Evanston IL 60201.
Created by: Tony Belmonte
Record added: May 19, 2012
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