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Tyler Dean Johnson

April 1, 1986 ~ December 31, 2021 (age 35)


Tyler Dean Johnson, age 35 of Wonewoc, formerly of Waterloo, WI, passed away on December 31, 2021 from a brief illness. He was born on April 1, 1986, in Iowa City, IA, the son of Joel and Janene (Houseal) Johnson. Tyler grew up in Waterloo, WI and graduated from Waterloo High School in 2004. He continued his education at Waukesha Technical College, graduating with a GM Automotive Degree. He was also a previous member of the Waterloo Fire Department.

Tyler enjoyed fishing with family and friends, especially ice fishing. He loved being out on the lake. He also enjoyed serving as a pit crew member for Broughton Racing at Madison Speedway in his younger years. He enjoyed watching the Packers, Badgers, Brewers and Bucks.  Above all, Tyler cherished the time he spent with his children.  He always told them they were growing up way too fast.

He is survived by his children, Quinlea June and Bennie Joel Johnson; parents, Joel and Janene Johnson; sister, Sasha Kohn; paternal grandmother, Dorothy Johnson;  nephews, Braxton Tyler Kohn and Kashton Kevin Weisensel; mother of the children, Alanna Boldon; aunts, uncles along with other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Donald Dean Houseal and Audrey Staley; and paternal grandfather, Bennie Dean Johnson.

A visitation celebrating Tyler’s life will be held at the Farber Funeral Home, Reedsburg, on Tuesday, January 4, 2022, from 5:00 to 6:00 PM. A private family memorial service will be held later. Burial will be made at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Joel or Janene Johnson for the benefit of Quinlea and Bennie.

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January 4, 2022

5:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Farber Funeral Home
2000 Viking Dr. P.O. Box 305
Reedsburg, WI 53959

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