Michael Johnson

Obituary of Michael J. Johnson

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Michael J. Johnson, 26, of Princeton passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, August 6, 2020.


Michael was born in Princeton Hospital. He attended Piscataway Regional Day School in Piscataway, New Jersey. Michael had many friends, loved his teachers, and enjoyed spending time at Mercer Engine Company #3; where his late father and brother are members. Michael enjoyed visiting the Jersey Shore every summer with his mother and sister; and especially loved splashing in the water and playing in the sand. He also liked listening to music and watching his favorite TV shows, Judge Judy, Law and Order, and Walker Texas Ranger. Michael loved to get into trouble with his nieces, had an infectious laugh, and a smile that went from ear to ear.


Michael is predeceased by his father Thomas H. Johnson. He is survived by his loving mother Josephine (Galletta) Johnson, brother Thomas and his wife Amanda Johnson, sister Jessica Johnson and nieces Jamie and Jemma, Uncle George and Aunt Kathy Johnson, Aunt Margaret Fener, cousin Heather Fener, Aunt Lynda Petrocelli, Aunt Barbara Young, and friend Greg Miller.


Services are private by family invitation only. Michael will be buried with his father at St. Paul's Cemetery, Princeton, New Jersey.


Memorial donations may be made in lieu of flowers to the Make-A-Wish Foundation of New Jersey at https://nj.wish.org/.

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