Christopher Lee Johnson, 48

Christopher Lee Johnson, 48, of Wabash, died at his home at 10 a.m. on Friday, April 20, 2015.

He was born on June 30, 1966 in Wabash, to the late Gillen Ding Johnson Jr. and Virginia Gayle (Jacobs) Johnson.

Chris graduated in 1984 from Northfield High School, he also attended the vocational school. He was a farmer most of his life and worked for Pic Energy. He enjoyed spending time with his brother and loved the outdoors, gardening, boating, fishing, and his happy place was the family cabin in Michigan.

Chris cherished each memory made with Adrena and Carlee, family and friends. He had a true servant’s heart always doing what he could to help others and touched many lives through his continuous acts of kindness and selfless generosity.

Chris is survived by one brother, John Johnson of Wabash, and two sisters. Also surviving are his special loves Adrena Shelton and her daughter, Carlee Crace.

Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, April 30, 2015, at McDonald Funeral Home, 231 Falls Avenue, Wabash, Indiana, with Todd Masters officiating. Burial will follow in the Lagro Cemetery in Lagro, Indiana.

Visitation for family and friends will be from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. Preferred memorials are directed to American Heart Association, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, Illinois 60674. Online condolences may be sent to the family at


Posted on 2015 Apr 28