Jordan Michael Johnston

Jordan Michael Johnston, 27, of Dallas, Texas, formerly of Leavenworth, died, Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016. He was born Sept. 18, 1989, in Leavenworth, the son of Kelly Lynn Johnston.

Jordan Michale Johnston

He is survived by his mother; two brothers, Jonathan Johnston and Joshua (Amanda) Johnston; his grandfather, Harold James; five cousins, Jay (Caitlin) Johnston, Brett (Jessica) Johnston, Stephanie Johnston, Justin Johnston, and Katie Johnston; an aunt, Julie Johnston; and two uncles, Jim (Debbie) Johnston and Joe (Sarah) Johnston.

Jordan enjoyed wrestling and football, where he was known for his speed. He loved spending time with his friends and family.

“We will miss him like winter misses the sun. It is winter in our hearts. When we see him again, then we will see the sun.”

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2016, at the R.L. Leintz funeral Home. A funeral service will begin at noon Saturday, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Mt. Muncie Cemetery. Following the services there will be a celebration of Jordan’s life at the VFW from 1 to 6 p.m. Memorials are suggested to Leavenworth Animal Welfare Society (L.A.W.S.).