James "Jimmy" Johnson

Born: Fri., Nov. 3, 1967
Died: Thu., Oct. 29, 2015


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sun., Nov. 01, 2015
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Sun., Nov. 01, 2015
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM, Mon., Nov. 02, 2015
Location: Frame Funeral Home

Funeral Service

1:00 PM Mon., Nov. 02, 2015
Location: Frame Funeral Home

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James Johnson
Smethport- James E. “Jimmy” Johnson, 47, of Rt.  46, passed away Thursday (October 29th, 2015) at the Hamot Medical Center surrounded by his family.
Born November 3rd, 1967 in Olean, he was a son of George and Verna Stimpson Johnson.  On September 15th, 2001 in the Wesleyan Church in Bradford, he married Kerrie Sheldon, who survives.
Jimmy was a 1985 graduate of Otto- Eldred High School.  He was raised and had lived in Eldred for many years prior to moving to Smethport in 2005.
Earlier in life Mr. Johnson was employed by the Bradford Regional Medical Center in the maintenance department.  Later he worked as an HVAC technician for M.J. Mechanical and for the last 10 years he was employed by Mazza Bros. of Olean as an HVAC technician.
Jimmy loved working on his house, hunting, and fishing.  He loved his dogs and spending time with his children.  He often spent his free time helping local businesses with their HVAC needs.
Surviving in addition to his wife of 14 years are two sons, Zachary James Johnson and Eric Wayne Johnson, both at home; two brothers, Jeffrey Johnson of Eldred and David (Victoria) Johnson of Coudersport; a sister-in-law, Janice Johnson of Duke Center; 4 nephews, Alan (Jenn) Johnson, Corey (Kasey McHale) Johnson, Shawn (Katie) Johnson and Kevin Johnson; a niece, Kimberly Johnson; as well as 3 great nieces, Maci, McKenna and Lainey.
He was preceded in death by a brother in law, Alan Sheldon Jr. in 2006.
Friends may call the Frame Funeral Home in Eldred on Sunday (November 1st, 2015)   from  2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm and Monday from 12 to 1 pm, at which time funeral services will be held with the Rev. Jim Kazimer officiating.  Burial will follow in Lamphier Cemetery, Eldred.
Memorial contributions may be made to CORE, Autism Speaks, or the St. Jude Childrens Hospital.
Online condolences may be made at www.framefuneralhome.com

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   Posted Sat October 31, 2015
My sincere condolences. My thoughts and prayers are with everyone that knew and loved Jimmy. Rest peacfully.

Kari Hering
   Posted Sat October 31, 2015


Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this most difficult time. Your coworkers at ANTHELIO HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS

Mike Gustke
   Posted Sat October 31, 2015
Jimmy was a good friend. I'm sorry to have lost touch. Hearing of his passing brought back many fond memories. I hope that his family can be comforted with the thoughts and prayers of my entire family who know him well. Go in peace Jimmy.

The Mike Gustke family.

Troy & Molly Raszmann
   Posted Sun November 01, 2015
Jim was a great guy and will be sadly missed. Our thoughts and prayers for his family are on going. So very sorry for your loss. Troy & Molly

Mark Splain
   Posted Sun November 01, 2015
My thoughts and prayers to all of Jimmy's family, especially to my classmate, Dave. Jimmy was a good kid taken too soon.

Kevin Welch
   Posted Mon November 02, 2015
Jimmy was a good friend I will always remember all the good times we shared. Take care friend rest in peace.

Scott Puller
   Posted Mon November 02, 2015
Please accept my Heartfelt Condolences to your whole family. May you find peace, comfort, and strength in the Lord today and in all of the days ahead.

Valerie King
   Posted Tue November 10, 2015
I knew Jimmy only because he worked on heating/air condition units at my place of employment. We all are saddened today in hearing of his passing and are still in a state of disbelief. He was a kind and gentle person and we will truly miss him. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.