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Jason Johnson, 43, Baraboo

May 16, 2019

Jason Roger Johnson, 43, of Baraboo, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, May 12, 2019.

He was born May 7, 1976, in McHenry, Illinois, the son of William Kidd and Colleen Nist.

Jason was well known for his ability to repair almost anything that needed fixing. He was always willing to help anyone out in their time of need. He will always be remembered for the way he lived his life to the fullest through the simple pleasures of family and friends.

Jason had a heart of gold and the love he had for his family will forever be cherished. He will be truly missed by his family and friends.

Survivors include his sons, Jakori Johnson, Marquez and Kortez Jackson; daughter, Kaitlyn Nelson; brothers and sisters, Tracy (Ken) Engel, Aaron (Alicia) Nist, Kendra (Gwydion) Snowdon, Megan (Christopher) Wilke, Kelsey Kidd; six nieces; 11 nephews; and longtime friend, Jason Edwards.

Jason was preceded in death by his father, William Kidd.

Memorial services will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, May 18, 2019, at New Life Community Advent Christian Church, 1919 Elizabeth St., Baraboo, with Pastor Jesse Stevens officiating. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. until time of service Saturday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the family. A luncheon reception will be held following the service at Chasers Pub, 620 Pine St., West Baraboo. Baldwin Funeral Services is assisting the family with arrangements.