Source: Rockford Register Star, November, 2019.
Source: East High School, 1958 Argus Yearbook, Page 225
Source: Rockford Morning Star and Rockford Register-Republic “Century Plus 10” Special Edition, March 1962
Source: Rockford Register Star July 17, 2000 “The Way We Were”
The Villages, Florida——————
Died April 4, 2015.
Born May 6, 1933, in Chicago, to Sigfrid Aldo Johnson and Thyra Edith Konstantia (Persson) Johnson.
Spent his youth in the Village of Wemmerlov, Sweden, graduating from high school in Ystad, Sweden, in 1950, and then moved to Rockford. Joined the U.S. Navy during the Korean War, in 1952, serving on Patrol Craft Escort 900 in Boston, MA.
Jack worked at Sundstrand Aviation in the Plant Engineering Maintenance Dept.
Moved to Lady Lake, Fla. in 1993.
Survived by wife of 61 years, Donna Jean. daughters, grandchildren, great-grandchildren.
Service to be held at National Cemetery, Bushnell, Florida.
Source: Rockford Register Star 4/19/2015.