Dennis Charles Johnson

FAIRFIELD – Dennis Charles Johnson, 73, born Feb. 27, 1949, in Ashby, Mass., left on vacation to be with Jesus on May 24, 2022 due to COPD and Dementia. His parents were Clifton E. and Lillian E. (Fagan) Johnson.

Dennis graduated from Ashby High School in 1967, married his high school sweetheart, Linda (Sinclair) Johnson, and they lived, laughed and loved each other for 57 years.

Dennis worked in Weyerhaeuser paper mill, Simon Saw & Steel, but most of his life he did what he loved best, repairing vehicles, and building race engines in his own business, Apollo Foreign Auto Part and Repair.

Dennis loved and was loved by many, especially the many children in his life.

He is survived by his wife, Linda; son, Brent and wife Kimberly, daughter, Lisa and husband Michael; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; and many, many children in heart. He is also surviived by his sister Eileen and her husband Bob Mason of Lunenburg, Mass., sister-in-law Cathy Johnson of West Townsend, Mass.; and many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his father and mother; brothers, Gerald, Kevin, Bruce and his wife Norma.

There will be a Celebration of Dennis’ Life at the Fairfield United Methodist Church on Saturday, June 25, 2022 at 1 p.m.

Arrangements are in the care of Lawry Brothers Funeral Home, 107 Main St., Fairfield where memories may be shared, and an online register book signed by visiting

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