Mark R Johnson
Mark R Johnson

Service: Saturday, April 15th, 2017 at 2:00 PM at Yurs Funeral Home-St. Charles

Burial Location: Union Cemetery, St. Charles


Mark R. Johnson, age 60, of St. Charles passed away Sunday, April 9, 2017 at his home.
He was born March 18, 1957 in Monroe, Wisconsin to Ronald Dean and Carol Edith Crystal Straight.
Mark was an engineer and graduate of the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana. In his younger days, he attained the rank of Eagle Scout and he was an avid outdoors man, enjoying camping, fishing, hiking, and skiing. Mark also enjoyed traveling, spending a summer in Alaska during college break and traveling to Iceland and South Africa among other places. But among the things that were most important to Mark was his faith and family. Mark was a wonderful man, loving husband, father, grandfather, son, brother and uncle who was well loved.
Mr. Johnson is survived by his wife, Linn, two daughters, Jennifer (Chris) Burton and Kristen Johnson, his father, Ronald Johnson, two grandchildren, Cohen and Eden Burton, two brothers, Eric Johnson and Jack (Sarah) Johnson.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Carol Edith Crystal Straight.
Funeral service will be held 2:00 P.M., Saturday, April 15th at Yurs Funeral Home, 405 East Main Street, St. Charles. Burial will be at North Cemetery, St. Charles. Contributions may be made to Christ Community Church, 37W100 Bolcum Road, St. Charles, Illinois 60175 or Grace Fellowship Church, 2314 South Greenwood Drive, Johnson City, Tennessee 37604.


Mary Ellen and Jim Collins from St Charles IL

"Our most heartfelt sympathy for the loss of your husband. He is with our Lord now and you will reunited with him again one day. God bless you and your family."

Kathy & Ben Adams from St Charles IL

"You are in our prayers.
May you find comfort knowing that Mark is in the loving arms of his Lord. "

Ingrid Ericson and family from West Hills CA

"Our thoughts, prayer and well wishes are with you all. "

Barb King Wasinger from Hays KS

"Prayers for you all and our deepest sympathy. May God carry you through this difficult days. "

Kirk and Wendy Nichols from StC IL

"Linn and family
We are so sorry for your loss. May he rest in peace

Kirk and Wendy Nichols"

Jamie Rowan from Johnson City TN

"Linn, Jennifer, and Kristen, You are all in my heart and prayers. Even though distance has separated us for years, I still remember our "young days" and our "younger selves" at Grace with a smile on my face.
Lifting you up to the One who is writing our stories-the One who is writing with a steady hand.
Love and prayers,"





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