Karl S. Johnson, 72, passed away peacefully at his home on July 9, 2021. Born and raised in Parkside, PA, he was a graduate of Sun Valley High School, class of ’66. He has been a resident of N. Wilmington for the past 44 years and was a jeweler at Doubet’s Jewelry Store in Media for over 50 years. Karl was also a veteran of the National Guard. He is predeceased by his father George Johnson, his brother Kirk Johnson, and his grandson Brett Johnson.
Karl was an avid Pittsburgh Steelers fan and loved Nascar. He enjoyed meeting his friends each morning at the Coffee Shop. Christmas time was his all-time favorite season and joy just radiated from him the whole month.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 50 years Kimberly Johnson (nee Bateman); his mother Margaret Johnson; his loving children Craig Johnson (Lynn) and Michelle Skelly (Dave); and his 4 grandchildren Taylor and Sean Johnson and Kyle and Natalie Skelly.
Memorial service Wednesday 12 noon at the Bateman-Allen Funeral Home, Edgmont Ave., Brookhaven, PA, 19015. Visitation Wednesday 11-12 at the funeral home. Burial private. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Heart Association, www.heart.org, 300 5th Ave., Suite 6, Waltham, MA, 02451. Online condolences can be sent via www.batemanfuneralhome.com.