OSWEGO — Gabriel L. “Gabe” Johnson, 19, of Oswego passed away at 12:14 p.m. Tuesday, June 8, 2021, at Mercy Hospital in Joplin following a traffic accident in rural Oklahoma.
He was born on Jan. 8, 2002, to Mark K. and Beth M. (Plummer) Johnson in Joplin. As a young boy, he grew up and attended school in Chetopa, graduating from Chetopa High School in 2020. Gabe had worked at the Bartlett Co-op and was currently working for Brady Farms.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Chetopa. Fishing, hunting, riding four-wheelers and playing baseball were some of Gabe’s favorite things to do.
Survivors include his parents, Mark and Beth Johnson of Oswego; a brother, Kyle Johnson of Altamont; his paternal grandparents, Bill and Dianna Johnson of Chetopa; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Emma Jo Johnson, in 2003; and his maternal grandparents, Jerry and Roberta Plummer.
The service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Chetopa. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery at Chetopa. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home of Chetopa. The funeral service can be viewed live on the Forbes-Hoffman Facebook page.
Memorials are suggested to the First Baptist Church of Chetopa. These can be left at or mailed to the Bath-Forbes-Hoffman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 346, Chetopa, KS, 67336.
Online condolences may be left at www.forbeshoffman.com.