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Lamar Johnson

June 13, 1937 ~ May 28, 2022 (age 84)

Obituary

Lamar Johnson, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family in the tranquility of his own home on Saturday, May 28, 2022 at the age of 84. Beloved Husband for a loving 62 years of Dessie, nee Henderson, Johnson. Devoted Father of Dexter Johnson, Brenda (Gregory) Dobbs, Paul (Latrice) Johnson, Angela (Kelly) McGee Sr., the late Trina Johnson, the late Vickie Jenkins and Jacqueline (Michael) Jefferson. Loving Son of the late Lamar and the late Ethel Johnson. Fond Grandfather of Dexter (Laura) Johnson II, Lagina (Gregory) Dabbs, Joy Dobbs, Trina (Victor Jefferson) Johnson, Britnee Dobbs, Rhenna McGee and Kelly McGee Jr. Fond Great Grandfather of Kendall Johnson, Alexandrea Dabbs, Jillian Dabbs and Dexter Johnson III. Dear Brother of Freda Brown, Julia Spears, Dorothy Spears, Mary Melton, Roy (Doris) Melton, Donnell Melton, Vercy Jones, Ella (Marion) Bryant, Paulette Melton and the late Ida (Ward) Walker. Dear Uncle of many nieces and nephews.  Loving Friend of Fletcher “Sonny” Lewis for 78 years. Lamar was a proud worker of Oscar Mayer for 37 years & Enterprise. He enjoyed baseball especially the Chicago Cubs. Lamar also enjoyed playing Bass with his band.

Family and Friends are to gather for the Visitation Friday, June 10, 2022 from 3:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Russo’s Hillside Chapels, 4500 Roosevelt Road, Hillside, IL 60162 (Located Between Mannheim and Wolf Road). Visitation to follow Saturday, June 11, 2022 at 10:00 a.m. until time of Funeral Service 11:00 a.m. at Broadview Baptist Church, 2100 South 25th Avenue, Broadview, Illinois 60153 for Interment Oakridge Cemetery, Hillside, Illinois. For additional information please call (708) 449-5300.  Please sign Lamar’s guestbook.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
June 10, 2022

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Russo's Hillside Chapels
4500 Roosevelt Road
Hillside, IL 60162

Visitation
Saturday
June 11, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Russo's Hillside Chapels
4500 Roosevelt Road
Hillside, IL 60162

Funeral Service
Saturday
June 11, 2022

11:00 AM
Broadview Baptist Church
2100 S 25th Ave
Broadview, IL 60155

Interment
Saturday
June 11, 2022

Oakridge Cemetery

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