Marcus  Johnson, Jr.

Obituary of Marcus E. Johnson, Jr.

Marcus E. Johnson, Jr. 68 of Plainfield, formerly of Woodstock, CT died April 27, 2024 at Day Kimball Hospital in Putnam. He was born September 25, 1955 in Providence, RI, son of Marcus E. Sr. and Claire (Olsen) Johnson.

Marcus was a police officer with the Danielson Police Department, as well as the Jewett City Police Department. After serving nearly 20 years as a police officer, he opened and operated Senexet Landscape for many years. In his spare time, Marcus was an avid snowmobiler and was known by many as “Snow King.”

He is survived by his daughter Kristina Cullen and her husband Patrick Cullen of West Newbury, MA, his sister Candace Puglise of Waterbury, VT, his former spouse Deborah Johnson of Putnam, CT, three nieces, and many great-nieces and nephews, as well as great-great nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be Sunday, May 19, 2024 at 2:00 PM at Elmvale Cemetery in Woodstock, CT. In lieu of flowers send donations to Tunnel to Towers Foundation. Share a memory with his family at

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