We Live in Hearts We
Leave Behind~Thomas Campbell
Virgil "Wimpy" Johnson
Funeral services will be Tuesday, February 5, 2002 for 74-year-old Virgil
"Wimpy" Johnson of Chester, IL who died Saturday, February 2, 2002
at Memorial Hospital in Carbondale, IL.
Born January 18, 1928 in Modoc, IL, the son of Charles and Katherine (Godier)
Johnson. He married Peggy Rodewald on May 29, 1947 in Chester, IL and she
survives of Chester, IL.
Also surviving is one son, Jeryl Johnson of Vero Beach, FL. One daughter,
Kathlyn Lowry of Chester, IL. One sister in law, Esther Johnson of Modoc,
IL. Five grandchildren and four great grandchildren also survive.
He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers and one sister.
Friends may call after 3pm Monday, February 4, 2002 at the Welge Pechacek
Funeral Home in Chester, IL.
Funeral services for Virgil "Wimpy" Johnson will be Tuesday,
February 5, 2002 at 10:00am at the First Baptist Church in Chester, IL with
Rev. Mike Fogerson officiating. Burial will be in the Paradise Cemetery in
Memorials can be made to the First Baptist Church of Chester, IL.