Michael Johnson, 59, of Mitchell, SD, died Tuesday, September 3, 2019 near Mt. Vernon, SD.
Funeral services will be 10:30 AM Friday, September 6, at Bittner Funeral Chapel in Mitchell. Burial will be at Mt. Vernon Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-7:00 PM Thursday at Bittner Funeral Chapel.
Michael Dean Johnson, son of Robert and Mary (Jones) Johnson, was born August 17, 1960, in Shreveport, LA. He graduated from Alpena High School. After high school, he started his long career as an over the road truck driver. After his retirement from driving truck, he was employed at Trail King in Mitchell.
Mike was united in marriage to Doris Aldrich. To this union, Jesse and Jenilee were born. Mike married Jolene Neuheisel in 1987. With this union, Mike gained a son, Chris, and Zachary and Dillon were born.
Mike enjoyed fishing, hunting, riding his Harley, and watching the Green Bay Packers. Above all, he enjoyed spending time with his friends and family.
He is survived by his parents of Mt. Vernon, his children; Jesse (Sarah) Johnson of Madison, Chris (Amber) Neuheisel of Mt. Vernon, Jenilee (Kory) Kludt of Sioux Falls, Zachary Johnson (Shayna) of Piedmont, Dillon Johnson of Mt. Vernon, a brother, Kenneth (Jill) Johnson of Mitchell, a sister Tanya (Glen) Boehmer of Dakota Dunes, 10 grandchildren; Myles, Ashlynn, Breanna, Kate, Haylee, Carson, Audrey, Brentley, Jayde, and Eleanor, and several cousins, nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents and a nephew.