Russell Dean Johnson, 55, Leavenworth, Kansas passed away March 20, 2020. He was born July 11,1964 to Jack and Wanda Johnson, Lansing. Russell was a 1982 graduate of Lansing High and went on to be an excellent mechanic at the Collard Dealership of Leavenworth. Since a young boy he has always been interested in taking engines apart and putting them back together again. He received several awards for his skills with engines. He was a hard working dedicated employee wherever he worked. He enjoyed grilling and sharing stories. Russell will truly be missed.


He leaves behind his beloved companion Chris. She and Russell spent many years together enjoying life. Also two sisters of Lansing, Sharon (Jim) Hubbard and Janie (Gene) Gates, four nieces, four nephews, 13 great nieces and nephews, and one great- great neice.


Russell was preceded in death by his parents, an infant sister and nephew, Dwight Hubbard.


His cremains will be laid to rest along side of his parents at Fall Creek Cemetery in Jarbalo, Kansas with a private service.


We will always love you, Partner, Monkey, 'Lil brother, Uncle, Friend.