Sterling T. Johnson

Nov. 3, 1994 — Aug. 29, 2014

Sterling T. JohnsonSterling T. Johnson of Waukesha, surrounded by his family, unexpectedly died on August 29, 2014, at Marquette General Hospital in Marquette, Mich., at the age of 19 years. Sterling was born in Brookfield on November 3, 1994, son of Andre’ and Barbara Johnson.

Sterling enjoyed gaming, camping, being outdoors, playing football and spending time with his four-legged friends, his cat Leah and dog Jake, family, especially his niece, Bella, his girlfriend, Savannah and many friends. Sterling will always be remembered for his beautiful and infectious smile, his witty sense of humor, and his big heart and warm soul.

Sterling will be dearly missed by his parents, Andre’ and Barbara Johnson; sister, Alexandra Johnson; grandparents, Lee and Ruth Grages; loving girlfriend, Savannah Seymour; and many aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and many friends. Sterling is preceded in death by his grandmother, Evangelist Emma Jean Potts.

The first visitation for Sterling will be held from 4PM until 7PM on Friday, September 5, 2014, at the Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha, WI 53188. A second visitation will be held from 9:30AM until the time of the 10:30AM funeral service on Saturday, September 6, at Christ the Life Lutheran Church, 3031 Summit Ave., Waukesha, WI 53188. Burial will immediately follow at Prairie Home Cemetery, Waukesha.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the American Lung Association, 3000 Kelly Lane, Springfield, IL 62711, are appreciated.

Sterling’s family would like to send a special thank you to their family, friends and co-workers, for all of their loving support during this difficult time.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For an online obituary or to leave a message of condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com, or call 262-542-6609.