Obituary: Keith R. “Papa” Johnson


August 12, 2021

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Obituary: Keith R.

Keith R. “Papa” Johnson, age 77, of Calumet City, Illinois (formerly of Lansing, Illinois), passed away August 12, 2021, at home with family by his side.

He is survived by his two daughters: Brandy Johnson Ray and Angela (Paul) Bomba; five grandchildren: Taylor (Blake) Steele, Paul, Sam (Maira), Andrew, and Amelia Bomba; four great grandchildren: Emily, Bentley, Bella, and Noah; one brother: Linn Johnson. Numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his grandson: Bryan Steele; Wife: Linda C Johnson; parents: Dale and Marie (Gough) Johnson; and brothers: David Johnson and Stuart Johnson.

Mr. Johnson was retired from Aramark after 35 years of service. He was an Army veteran who served in the Vietnam war.

A Celebration of Life for Keith will be held September 18 from 4pm to 9pm, at 3007 101st Street, Highland, Indiana 46322. All friends and family are welcome.