Harry W. Johnson, 58, of Effingham, formerly of Louisville, IL, passed away on Sunday evening August 27, 2017 at HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital in Effingham.
According to Harry’s wishes, cremation rites will be accorded. There will be no services held. Johnson Funeral Home in Effingham is assisting the family.
Memorials may be made in memory of Harry and sent to the Effingham County Humane Society, P.O. Box 321, Effingham, IL 62401.
Harry was born on October 9, 1958, in Flora, IL, the son of Marvin and Cecile (Fender) Johnson.
Harry was a CNA for many years at several local nursing facilities. He was very loving and passionate about caring for people. He had a love for animals and had a wide array of skunk collectibles. Harry also loved history and had an extensive book collection.
Harry is survived by his sister, Irma (Pastor David) McConnell of Effingham; brother, Jeff (Brenda) Johnson of Olney; nieces, Lisa Long, Shawna Harris, Cathy McConnell, and Jessica Leffler; nephew, David McConnell; and several great nieces and great nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Dorothy Lamb.