1948 — 2021
Rod Johnson, age 73, of McFarland, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg, Wisconsin. Rod was a kind, gentle, and caring man with a twinkle in his eye and a wry sense of humor. Rod was born in Glen Ellyn, Illinois on February 1, 1948 to Robert and Norma Jean Johnson. Rod and his family made the move to Madison, WI in 1964, where he graduated from East High School in the Class of 1966. He attended the University of Wisconsin - Madison and worked as a part-time manager at the McDonalds on Lake Street; it was there he met his future partner, best friend, and love of his life, Sheryl Rowe. Both Rod and Sheryl graduated from...