Kelvin G. J. Johnson

Kelvin Gerard Jeanette Johnson, age 34 of Columbus, Ohio passed away suddenly on Thursday , November 21, 2019 at Mount Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio.

Kelvin was born January 19, 1985 at Doctor’s West Hospital to Sonja (Truss) Combs and John Wesley Johnson. He was a huge fan of The Ohio State Buckeyes. He was a very loving, caring and giving person. Even though he didn’t have much he would give you the shirt off of his back. If you needed his help he was always there. He would always take money out of his own pockets to feed the homeless.

Kelvin was preceded in death by his grandmothers, Ethel Johnson and Ernestine R. Marsh; great-grandmothers, Edith Davidson, Natalie Watson and Lena Mary Blackwell; cousin, Courtney Copeland.

Left to cherish his memories are his wife, Michelle Johnson,; mother, Sonja (Truss) Combs, father, John Wesley Johnson; stepfather, Jimmie Combs; grandparents, Roberta Truss, Sylvester Blackwell; great-grandfather, Hubert Davidson Sr.; children, Elijah, Kelvon, Shania, Jayden, Scott, Journey, Jamaris Johnson, Mykayla and Tyesha Jackson, Kimberly and Kaylee Swartz; siblings, Juan Minor, Lateesa Johnson, Kennetha Ransom Featherstone (Lamont), Tanqua Davis, Quinton Johnson, Demetria Thompson, Candy Thompson, Angel Johnson, Jimmieca Mitchell (Dale) , Deion Combs (Laqueaisha) and Tequila Casto, Kelvin and Kristi Lamb as well as a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.

Visitation 11:00 AM and Funeral Service 12:00 PM Monday, December 2, 2019

MARLAN GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE EAST 5456 E. Livingston Ave. (one block east of Noe Bixby, turn North on Lonsdale Rd.).

Interment at Eastlawn Cemetery

Condolence Messages

  1. Want you to always remember and know that my family will keep you in our prayers, and his godfather will miss him so much ❤️.

  2. My condolence to the family and children. May God bless you all with strength. A special prayer to Gina Banks with love.

  3. Although today is difficult and it’s hard to see beyond the anguish that you feel, looking back on the wonderful memories that you shared with your son can bring some peace and comfort. He was a good boy with a heart full of love. I will forever remember his cute and mischievous ways, and he will be missed today and always. I hope you have the peace that you seek as you grapple with the pain of his loss.

  4. It breaks my heart to hear of your passing. You were always completely involved with your babies when they were in my classroom and would even read to the class. We will truly miss you!

  5. Aunt Debbie Gooch

    My deepest condolence to all of the family. Kelvin would always call and check on me, especially after any surgery. He would bring the kids by so I could see how fast they were growing.The front porch was his spot to talk about all the old memories…Kelvin had a kind heart and I will surely miss him, and that BIG smile……R.I.H. Sweetie…Loved him dearly………..AUNT DEBBIE GOOCH

  6. My deepest condolences to the family at this difficult time. Praying for the Lord to wrap his arms around you all ant give you comfort. Hold on to those precious memories……

  7. There are no words to express the sorrow in our hearts. Please except our deepest sympathy.May the support of family and friends be a source of strength and the God of comfort a refuge in your time of need. Thinking of you all.

  8. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this time of loss!
    Love,
    Wendy Wolman, Michaela & Eva Lair

  9. Was In Disbelief When I First Heard. Still In Disbelief. I Feel Horrible I Wasn’t Able To Make It To The Showing And Burial. To Be Able To Say Goodbye To My Brother. I Love You Kel, You’ll Be Missed Everyday. My Prayers Are With Your Family And Friends. Much Love. Gone But Never Forgotten. In Our Hearts You Live On Brother.

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