WAUKESHA

Leland E. ‘Lee’ Johnson
Nov. 30, 1923 — Oct. 17, 2017

Leland E. ‘Lee’ Johnson passed away peacefully on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at the age of 93. He was the loving father of Jacqueline (Dr. Timothy) McAvoy and Terrence (Donna Morrison) Johnson; proud grandfather of Brendan (Karissa) McAvoy, Brian Cullen McAvoy, Kieran McAvoy, Devin McAvoy and Maighread McAvoy; and dear brother of Ardyce Schouviller and Gladys Braun. He is also remembered by his former wife, Eunice (nee Clair) Johnson, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his siblings Merle, Erwin, Gordon, Ray, Esther Mitchell and Fern Thompson.

Lee was a sergeant in the U.S. Army during WWII. He retired from Waukesha Engine with 40 years of service.

The family would like to thank the staff at Brookfield Rehabilitation Care Center for their compassionate care.

A memorial visitation will be held on Friday, October 27, at Church and Chapel Funeral Home, 1875 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield, from 1 p.m. until the memorial service at 2 p.m.

Church and Chapel Ritter-Larsen Bros. Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 262786-8030 or visit www.churchandchapel.com to view the online obituary, leave condolences or receive directions.