L. Ben Johnson

L. Ben Johnson, 93, of Springfield, died at 7:38 a.m. on Monday, November 11, 2019 at The Estates Senior Living.

Visitation and Funeral Mass: Family will receive friends from 9:30 until 11:15 a.m. on Monday, November 18, 2019 at St. Agnes Catholic Church, 245 N. Amos Avenue, Springfield. A Funeral Mass will be held at 11:30 a.m. with Rev. Daniel J. Bergbower, celebrant. Burial will follow at Camp Butler National Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. John’s Breadline, 430 N. 5th St., Springfield, IL 62702 or the Ben Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund benefiting Junior Livestock Exhibitors through the Community Foundation for the Land of Lincoln, 205 S. 5th St., Suite 530, Springfield, IL 62701.

Please visit butlerfuneralhomes.com to offer your condolences.

A complete obituary is printed on page two of today’s newspaper.

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