Timothy G. Johnson

Timothy G. Johnson

TUSCOLA — Timothy G. Johnson, 66, of Tuscola passed away at 7:35 a.m. Friday (June 7, 2019) at Odd Fellow-Rebekah Home, Mattoon.

A memorial service in his honor will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 15, 2019, at Tuscola First Christian Church, 100 E. Church St., Tuscola.

Tim was born Jan. 11, 1953, in Valparaiso, Ind., the son of Charles N. “Nash” and Mary E. Grimes Johnson. He married Christine L. Fuelling on April 30, 1977, in Harlan, Ind. She survives.

Also surviving are his mother, Mary of Tuscola; children, Audrey Johnson and Luke Johnson, both of Tuscola, and Shawn (Danielle) Johnson of Bloomington; grandson, Ezekiel Johnson; brothers, the Rev. Michael (Glenna) Johnson of Lafayette, Ind., and David Johnson of Tuscola; sisters, Deborah Davis of Tuscola and Abigail (Jack) Dowling of Effingham; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his father, Nash Johnson.

Tim worked for the U.S. post office in Tuscola for 30 years before retirement. He was a member of Tuscola First Christian Church. He graduated from St. Louis Christian College.

His family, extended family and the church were the most important things in his life. Tim loved studying and reading scriptures from the Bible, and he enjoyed listening to music, reading and working on the computer.

Memorials are suggested to Tuscola First Christian Church Missions or the donor's choice.

Hilligoss Shrader Funeral Home, Tuscola, is entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences may be shared at hilligossshraderfh.com.

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