Brent M. Johnson

August 02, 1970 ‒ June 10, 2016

Lexington, Ohio

LEXINGTON: Brent M. Johnson, 45, of Lexington passed away Friday, June 10, 2016 at home surrounded by his loving family following an extended illness.

Brent was born August 2, 1970 in Mansfield.  While applying for a job as cook, he first met Edin Caruthers.  A few weeks later the two were dating and married on August 2, 2002.

Brent worked as a millwright.  He loved riding his Harley Davidson, going to the races at Mid Ohio, and hanging out with friends.  Brent enjoyed going to Niagara Falls, and camping.  He was a wonderful cook, and could best be described as a loving family-man.

He is survived by his wife Edin Johnson of Lexington; children Tyler and Eric Johnson, Alexis (Lonnie) Johnson, Kaili Lyons, Trevor, Gage, and Abigail Johnson; granddaughter Aurora “Rooster” Johnson; brother Curt (Hattie) Johnson of Crestline; sister-in-law Tammie Henson of Florida; niece and nephews Melodie Johnson, Curtis (Nikita) Johnson, Devin Ray; mother-in-law Marianne Gatton of Bellville and father-in-law Mike (Sheila) Caruthers of Bellville.

Brent was preceded in death by mother Venus Henson brothers Shawn Johnson and Thomas “T” Henson; grandparents Peter and Dixie Johnson.

The Johnson family will receive friends Tuesday, June 14, 2016 from 3-8 pm in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Snyder Funeral Homes (to assist Brent’s family with funeral expenses) may be made through the funeral home.

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