Mark Wayne Johnson

William R. Rust Funeral New Haven Chapel.

167 N. Main Street

New Haven, Kentucky 40051

Mark Wayne Johnson, 76, of New Haven passed away peacefully, Sunday June 26, 2022, at his residence with his family by his side.

Mark was born April 29, 1946 in New Haven to the late Errol P. II and Cecilia Marie Boone Johnson.

Mark was a very active member of St. Catherine Parish, and was Master Mechanic of Steam of the 152 steam locomotive at the Kentucky Railway Museum, where he formerly served on the  Board of directors, he is an owner and former operator of Sherwood Inn and

  was preceded in death by his parents, Errol P. II and Cecilia Marie Boone Johnson.

Mark is survived by his wife of 52 years, Karen Lee Fields Johnson, of New Haven, four children, Amy (Bob) Carroll of Winthrop MA, Charlie ( Amie Richardson) Johnson of New Haven, Katherine (David Goldberg) Johnson of Bolingbrook IL, and Patrick (Heather) Johnson of Nicholasville, five grandchildren, Madeline and Audrey Carroll, Levi Johnson Goldberg, and Shelby and Stella Johnson, three brothers, Mike (Linda) Johnson of New Haven, Kenny (Elizabeth) Johnson of Cox’s Creek, and Dennis ( Becky) Johnson of Lexington, two sisters, Betty (Pat) Conkling of Louisville, and Annie (Rick) Fox of Harlan, several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Mass of Christian burial for Mark Wayne Johnson will be held Friday July 1, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Catherine Catholic Church in New Haven, with Father Troy Overton officiating, with burial to follow in St. Catherine Catholic Church Cemetery.

Visitation for Mark will be held Thursday June 30, 2022, 4 to 8 p.m. at the William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel, with prayer services at 6:00 p.m. in the chapel, and visitation will continue after 9:00 a.m. Friday, until time of service at the church.

In lieu of flowers family request donations to The Kentucky Railway Museum 152 Restoration Fund.

William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel, New Haven Kentucky is in charge of arrangements. Web page: