Celebrating the life of Benjamin Ray "Ben" Johnson
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Ben is lovingly survived and dearly missed by his parents; sister, Katelyn Johnson; and grandparents, Gary and Julie Johnson, all of Pecatonica; great-grandmother, Mary Jane Roskam of Rockford; uncles, David (Traci) Johnson and Mike (Bev) Weerda, both of Winnebago; and aunts, Lori (Tim) Cart of El Paso and Kim (Dave) Hassel of Winnebago; great-uncle and aunt, Randy and Debbie Trei of Rockford; and cousins, Jim (Anne) Weerda, Gregg (Jackie) Weerda, Stefanie Hassel and Staci (Brent) Thompson, Jack and Claire Johnson and Josh and Kelli Trei. He was predeceased by his grandparents, Jerry and Mayvis Weerda; and great-grandparents, Merrill Roskam, and Raymond and Marjorie Johnson.
Service is at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, May 2, 2010, in New Life Bible Church, Route 20 at Hoisington Road, Winnebago, with the Rev. Anita Stuart-Steva, pastor of Middle Creek Presbyterian Church, Winnebago, officiating. Burial in Twelve Mile Grove Cemetery, Pecatonica. Visitation 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Saturday, May 1, 2010, in Genandt Funeral Home, 602 N. Elida St., Winnebago.