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“I remember all the holidays on Claremont. My sister and I were always so excited that Uncle Gordon, Aunt Darlene and Carla would be coming over. I...Read More »
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“remembering the hunting & fishing days---until we meet again rest in peace--- ”
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“So many memories, don't even know where to start. There isn't a holiday, birthday, religious ceremony, wedding, graduation, anything that occurred...Read More »
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Gordon W. Johnson, "Moose", 86, U.S. Navy WW II veteran, retired tuckpointer, lifelong Chicagoan, passed away peacefully March 6, 2012.

Beloved father of Carla Kanthak, grandfather of Holly Anderson of Galesburg, IL and Justin (Jinny) Kanthak of Marshall, MN; brother of Robert (Theresa) Johnson of Mountain View, AR.

Former spouse of the late Darlene Mulligan Popelka. Son of the late Carl Jack Johnson and Mildred Hubenthal Johnson.

Burial of cremated remains with military honors are being planned at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, IL.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to The Anti-Cruelty Society, 157 West Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL 60654, (312) 644-8338, www.anticruelty.org

Arrangements by Cremation Society of Illinois, 773-281-5058 or www.cremation-society.com.

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