Wade T Johnson, 52, entered into rest on November 21, 2019 in Manteca, Ca. He was born in Lodi on May 27, 1967. Wade is survived by his parents Thomas and Linda Johnson, wife Mary Johnson, two children Ainsley Johnson and Nolan Johnson, brother Blake Johnson, nieces Jacilia and Ariana Johnson and nephew Ezekiel Johnson.
A highly respected family man, Wade grew up in Manteca, graduating from East Union High School class of 1985. Early on, Wade worked at Safeway, Superstores Industries, and Del Monte Foods, he later owned and operated Cold Stone Creamery’s in Stockton and Lodi. Five years ago, Wade found his true calling as a Correctional Officer working for California Health Care Facility in Stockton. Wade loved the outdoors; camping, hiking, waterskiing, fishing, diving, and playing volleyball and softball. He attended Crossroads Grace Community for the past 25 years. Wade had many deep and diverse relationships, which he treasured immensely. He was a true family man, he never missed an opportunity to spend time with his wife, his children and nieces and nephews; he cherished the special memories that were made during his life. Wade will be remembered for his goofy and sarcastic sense of humor, athleticism, magnetic personality, and unselfish love and friendship. He will be deeply missed by all who knew and loved him.
P.L. Fry & Son is honored to serve the Johnson family. A memorial service will be on Saturday, November 30, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. held at Crossroads Grace Community Church 1505 Moffat Blvd. Manteca, Ca. In lieu of flowers donations can be sent to Children’s Health Defense 1227 N Peachtree Pkwy, Peachtree City, Georgia 30269 or Hospice of San Joaquin 3888 Pacific Ave. Stockton, Ca. 95204. For condolences to the family, an online tribute page is available at www.plfryandson.com
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