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Weigel Funeral Home ~ Swanton
Thursday November 4th, 2021
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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Weigel Funeral Home ~ Swanton
Friday November 5th, 2021

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Nicholas James Johnson

Nicholas James “Nick” Johnson, age 23, of Delta, Ohio, passed away Sunday afternoon, October 31, 2021, at McLaren St. Luke's Hospital. Nicholas was born November 14, 1997 in Toledo, Ohio to James L. and Mary (Heifner) Johnson. He graduated from Wauseon High School, and attended the work transition program for two years at Four County.

Nick worked at Arby’s in Wauseon and attended We Are Limitless in Defiance. Nick was known for his wonderful big hugs. He enjoyed horseback riding, Cub Scouts, and was involved with the Fulton County Special Olympics. He loved swimming and bowling. When Nick wasn’t working, playing sports or hanging out with his friends, he enjoyed listening to music sung by Elvis and Johnny Cash.

Nick touched several lives and will be greatly missed by his loving and devoted mom, Mary Johnson; brother, Tyler (Amber) Johnson; nieces, Anna and Emmaleigh Johnson; as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Nick was preceded in death by his dad, James Johnson.

Visitation will be held Thursday, November 4th from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Weigel Funeral Home in Swanton. Funeral services will be held Friday, November 5th at 12:00 (Noon) in the funeral home, with Pastor David Rison officiating. Interment will follow at Winameg Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to We Are Limitless, 6825 N. State Route 66, Suite A, Defiance, OH 43512 or Fulton County Special Olympics, 550 W. Linfoot St., Wauseon, OH 43567.

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A candle was lit in memory of Nicholas Johnson

CRYSTALSWEEBE Nov 19 2021 9:01 PM

Oh how we enjoyed watching Nicholas at Special Olympics events. He was full of joy and loved life. We can learn a lot from him. He was loved. Deepest sympathies at your loss of such a special gift of Nicholas in your life.


Terry and Christine Smallman

Dr. Christine Smallman Nov 8 2021 8:10 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Nicholas Johnson

Sadie Stackhouse Nov 5 2021 10:03 PM

Met Nick way back in cubscouts,that kid had so much love for life you couldn't help but smile,and when he would come through the horse barn at the fair with his neices showing them how to behave by the animals,he is an amazing young man, I will miss him

ray jackson Nov 4 2021 4:51 PM

Mary, my heart is broken. I cherish our time together at the barn. Nick's stubborn determination and love for Oke are some of my most treasured memories! Sending you hugs and love.

Janet Jacob Nov 4 2021 10:52 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nicholas Johnson

Karrie & Michael Johnson Nov 4 2021 9:03 AM

Mary--I was so sorry to hear of your loss. I always loved running into you and Nick. I was the recipient of several of his famous hugs and his wonderful smile. I know he will be so so missed and I ask that God look down on you and lead you through.

Joyce McJilton Nov 4 2021 12:10 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Nicholas Johnson

Teresa hunter Nov 3 2021 6:37 PM

Mary & Tyler
I am so sorry that Nick is gone. He grew up to be such a fine young man and he will be missed.

Beth Friess Nov 3 2021 4:02 PM

We will miss him coming to the Delta Public Library for movies.

Candy Baird, Director Delta Public Library Nov 3 2021 1:28 PM

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