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Jack (Rick) Johnson

December 11, 2018
Muskegon, MI


Life Story / Obituary


Jack (Rick) Johnson age 61 of Muskegon passed away at his home on Tuesday December 11, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer.

Rick was born on December 04, 1957 to Jack and Patricia Johnson. He attended Muskegon High School, and was an avid Big Red Fan. He also loved his Michigan Wolverines and Detroit Lions. He enjoyed camping with family and friends, was an amazing cook and loved telling jokes and playing pranks on people. But most importantly Rick loved to spend most of his time with his family. His friendship and generosity was felt by many. His last job was at Napa Automotive and he took an early retirement in January 2018.

On August 02, 1986 he married the former Anita Gerencer who survives him along with his children; Bobbi Jo (Matt) French, Steven (Brittany) Johnson, and step daughter Tonya. Grandchildren Matthew, Sarah, Mia, Ashten, and Leo. Sisters Linda (Carey) Kempker, Suzy Carroll, Dawn Gzym, and brother Dale (Julie) Johnson, brother in law Steve Gerencer, sister in law Denise (Bill) McDermott and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A celebration of life will be held on Sunday December 16, 2018 at 1:00 pm at the Lakeside Eagles located at 2355 W. Sherman Blvd. Muskegon MI. 49441. For a more lasting remembrance, donations to Harbor Hospice would be appreciated.