Michael Dieter Johnson, age 54, passed away suddenly on April 10, 2023. He was born in Akron, Ohio to Russell and Gudrun Johnson, and grew up in Copley.
Mike is survived by his loving wife, Janelle; their children, Zachary and Luke and many more relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Gudrun and Russell; brother, Bryan; and niece, Autumn.
Mike ran Russ Upholstery, which he took over when his father passed. He ran the business alongside his son, Zachary. He loved biking, hiking, kayaking and being outdoors. Mike most of all loved his family. He also loved watching sports, especially with his son, Luke. Mike was the most caring father and loving husband anyone could ask for. He was loved and admired by many.
Visitation will take place on Monday, April 17, 2023, from 4 to 7 pm at Hummel Funeral Home, 3475 Copley Road, Copley. A memorial service will be held at 11:00 am on Tuesday, April 18, 2023, at the funeral home. A burial will follow in Copley Cemetery, 3772 Copley Road, Copley.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to CAMBA: Cleveland Area Mountain Bike Association.