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October 24, 1974 – Tuesday, February 3, 2009

Service Information
The Community Center in Old Agency Villa
Monday, February 9, 2009
10:00 AM

Visitation Information

Shawn Michel Johnson, age 34, of Old Agency Village, South Dakota went to his Lord and Savior on February 3, 2009 at Coteau des Prairies Hospital in Sisseton. He was born in Sisseton on October 24, 1974 to Carla Williams and Harold Johnson. He grew up in the Sisseton area. Shawn attended Tiospa Zina Tribal School and graduated on May 22, 1994. Shawn married his perfect mate first on August 10, 1999. And because he loved her so much he married her again on March 26, 2004. He loved children and he had six: Bonna, Jordan, Nathanial, Samuell, Rhea and baby Belle. Shawn loves his family. His life was his wife and kids. He loved to hunt and fish. He was always walking the woods looking for deer or at the lake with his buddies and his son fishing. Shawn loved God. He gave his life to his Savior and he was baptized at Eagle’s Wing Baptist Church. He will be greatly missed by his friends and family! Further survived by his father: Harold H. Johnson; mother: Carla S. Williams; brothers: David Williams, George DuMarce and Elias Quinn; sisters: Jessica Redday, Susan Lufkins, Lenora Johnson, Leslie Heminger, Renea Wanna and Tessa Quinn; a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral Services for Shawn Michel Johnson were held on Monday, February 9th at 10:00 A.M. at The Community Center in Old Agency Village, South Dakota. Pastors Muskrat and Renville officiated. Interment followed at Goodwill Presbyterian Cemetery in Old Agency Village. Special Music was provided by Drum Group “Red Storm”, Sam Begay and Pastor Muskrat. Honorary Casket Bearers were Paul Begay, Josh Redday, Harley Spider, Steve Marks, David Williams, Oliver Wanna Jr., Wes Spider, Loris Quinn and all Moccasin Players. Casket Bearers were George DuMarce, Donnie Williams, Jason LaFromboise, Tracy Heminger, Joshua Johnson and Fidel Kirk. An all night wake was held at The First Baptist Church in Sisseton on Saturday, February 7th. A second all night wake was held at The Community Center on Sunday, February 8th. The Chilson Funeral Home in Winsted, Minnesota served the family. Online condolences may be made to

10 Guestbook Entries

  1. William and Lisa DeMarrias family

    Robin and famliy, our prayers are with you. Sorry to hear about your lose.

  2. Sister Renae Wanna

    He was my big brother him and his wife raised me so he was actually a father figure to me..I’m gonna miss him dearly me and his nephew and niece love him very much and are thoughts and prayers are with my sister-in-law and my nieces and nephews

  3. Tessa Quiinn

    My Brother Shawn….oh man did I Love Him he was always a good man. He also raise these beautiful daughters. (my nieces) and did he also raise one most gorgeous son (my nephew) i love my nieces and nephew but hey i grew close to them and i will always and forever love and care for them
    Ride Or Die
    By Your Side

    <3 Tessa Laine Quinn (Younger Sister)

  4. Auddy roach

    my uncle shawn is gonna be missed a lot..i think about him a lot and really miss him..he was a lot of fun although i hardly came home to visit. he was a very good father to my cousins and a WONDERFUL husband to my auntie..i pray for my auntie robin and cousins every morning and night…i really miss him…

  5. Tamra Redday & Family

    Robin, Bonna, Nate, Sammi, Rhea, & Baby Belle:
    I just want to let you know I am so sorry, If there is anything you ever need please don’t hesitate to call me. My heart aches for you, Like I told you believe and have faith it will help you thru this difficult time.

  6. Marita Wanna-Roozen

    Our thoughts, prayers and love are with you during this difficult time.

  7. Dawn L. Thompson

    My heart goes out to Robin and her children. Shawn was a good family friend who I knew my whole life. I was very sad to hear the news. God Bless! He will be missed dearly!

  8. Renae Wanna

    my brother shawn was a very good man he truly did love his family especially his kids and his nieces and nephews i will miss him a lot

  9. yvonne wilson ulbricht

    Robin I am so so sorry for the loss of your husband. I’m sad for not making it to his funeral. Please accept my condolences. I just heard about your loss. My prayers are with you and your family. I feel bad that we didn’t get to know each other. I will be back sometime this summer. I know that he was good father and husband to you and your children.

  10. Bonna Johnson

    I want to thank everyone for the support. Sorry that it took so long to reply. We are doing good now. Though we kids miss our daddy everyday. I love and miss you, my dearest daddy.


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