August 18, 1962 ~ April 23, 2022

Born in: Indianapolis, IN
Resided in: Indianapolis, IN

Mr. Reginald Duane Johnson Sr. was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on August 18, 1962 to Irvin Johnson and Regina Robinson.

Early in life “Reggie” also known as “Big Reg”, developed a passion for drawing and working on cars. Reggie received his High School diploma from North Central High School on June 2, 1982. He also attended Ivy Tech Community College and received a certificate of completion as an Automotive Technician.

Reggie gained employment through several different companies including Sam’s Club as a night shift supervisor and also at The Salvation Army where he remained a loyal employee from 2008 to 2014.

Reginald Duane Johnson Sr. departed this life on Saturday, April 23, 2022 at the age of 58. His mother, Regina Robinson; father, Irvin Johnson; grandmother, Marion Green; and granddaughter, Va’Zari W. Boyd all preceded him in death.

Those left to cherish his memories are his daughters: Kiesha Johnson and Vakea Johnson; son, Reginald Duane Johnson Jr.; grandchildren: Robert Davidson Jr., Charles Brown Jr., Kaden Brown, Kimmiyon Johnson, Va’Zari Johnson wife, Aleanshurice Johnson; brothers: Kashmir Robinson, Jeffery Robinson, Chauncey Johnson, Eric Shannon and Johnathan Cater; sister, Brittany Woodford; and a host of nieces, nephews, loving relatives and friends.

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Visitation: May 5, 2022 10:00 am - May 5, 2022 12:00 pm

Lavenia & Summers Home For Funerals
5811 East 38th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46218


Memorial Service: May 5, 2022 12:00 pm

Lavenia & Summers Home For Funerals
5811 East 38th Street
Indianapolis, IN 46218


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  1. To the Family of Reginald Duane Johnson Sr.

    I pray that you all find comfort and peace within at some point. It may not be today it may not be tomorrow. A death of a loved one always leaves a missing spot in the hearts of those that loved and cared for the person that they have lost. Just know that God has something special for Reggie to do. Earth has no sorrow that Heaven cannot heal. He may not be here in the flesh, but consider Reggie as an Angel that will always watch over you. Reggie, or as I called him “Marvin”, was an outstanding person, with a heart of gold. He was a loving and caring individual. He would help anyone who needed his assistance. It didn’t matter if you needed a repair on your vehicle, help moving something, or just a shoulder to lean on with an ear to listen. He never treated anyone in a disrespectful manner, nor did he judge a person. He was always willing the help anyone who needed help, and he never expected anything in return. He believed in working and taking care of his family to the best of his ability. Even if it meant he had to walk miles in the rain or in the freezing temperatures, to get to and/or from work. He was a “Great Man”. He was raised with great morals and ethics. A man with great integrity and character. I will miss you Marvin! The time has come for you to receive all that God has for you. You deserve to be at peace. I will always hold you near and dear to my heart. Respectfully, GiGi (Your Mother-in-Law)

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