Charles ‘Chuck’ K. Johnson
May 7, 1948 — June 19, 2014
Charles “Chuck” K. Johnson of Waukesha died at home on Thursday, June 19, 2014, with his family by his side at age 66. He was born in Rockford, Ill., on May 7, 1948, to Warren and Ethel Lenore (nee Isakson) Johnson.
He spent his early years in the Chicago/Lake Zurich, Ill., area. After his 1970 graduation from Carroll College, he remained a Waukesha resident. His career was in sales working for Edward Don & Co. in Chicago and Boelter in Milwaukee. He later became an entrepreneur of sports cards and eBay sales.
Chuck is survived by his wife Barbara of 32 years; daughter Meghan (Darrin) Wittbrot of West Bend; sons Kenneth of Waukesha, Richard (Barbara) of Waukesha and Andrew (fiancee Briana Charlton) of Milwaukee; and his grandchildren, Keanu Ortiz and Ashton Wittbrot of West Bend and Zoe and Casey Johnson of Waukesha. Chuck is further survived by his sister Dottie (Bert) Kinner of San Antonio, Texas, brothers Richard of Lake Zurich and Robert (Cecilia) of Round Lake Beach, Ill., sister-in-law Kathryn Michels of Chippewa Falls, and many loving nieces and nephews.
A special thank you to Pro-Health Care and Home Hospice.
Following Chuck’s wishes, there will be no funeral services. A private family gathering will be held at a later date. The family thanks you for your kind thoughts and prayers.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the family are appreciated.
Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, Crematory and Preplanning Services is honored to serve the family. For further information, please call the funeral home at 262-547-4035 or visit our website at www.waukeshafunerals.com to leave the family an online tribute message.