John Fitzgerald Johnson, Jr.
February 8, 1995 – May 6, 2017
John Fitzgerald Johnson, Jr., age 22, of Dover, DE, passed away on Saturday, May 6, 2017.
***Important Update: Services previously scheduled for Tuesday, May 16th have been cancelled. Services will be rescheduled at a later date.
A native Delawarean, John was born in Wilmington on February 8, 1995, and was the son of John F. Johnson, Sr. and Melissa (Goodwin) Shelton. He worked as a processor for Perdue.
Outgoing and engaging, John loved being the center of attention and the life of any party. He enjoyed skateboarding and music of all kinds. Most of all, John was happiest in the company of his family and friends. He was a beloved son, grandson, brother, newphew, and cousin and will be dearly missed by all.
John was preceded in death by his father, John F. Johnson, Sr.; paternal grandparents, James J. Johnson, Sr.and Janice Chargualaf; and uncle, Mike Johnson. He is survived by his mother, Melissa Goodwin Shelton; siblings, Kyle Lilly, Ashley Roth-Dailey, Frank Sawyer, Hailie Sheinhartz, and Abby Johnson; maternal grandparents, Bud and Joyce Goodwin; paternal grandmother, Rebecca Price; uncles, James F. Johnson, Jr., Richie Shelton, and Kristopher Goodwin; nieces, Lilly Dailey and Madison Sawyer; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to assist the family with funeral expenses may be sent to Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE 19720.