Isaiah James Johnson

Isaiah James Johnson

Isaiah James Johnson, 21, of Fargo, ND, died suddenly on Saturday, February 13th, due to injuries sustained in a tragic car accident in Fargo.

Isaiah was born on September 23, 1999 to Becky Johnson and Akim Kur in Fargo, ND. He attended Grace Lutheran School in Fargo from kindergarten through 8th grade, then attended Fargo South High where he graduated in 2018. He went on to attend one year at NDSCS in Fargo.

Isaiah worked at Burger Time throughout high school, and then was employed at various occupations, including landscaping, snow removal, and concrete work.

Isaiah became a child of God though Holy Baptism at St. John Church of Hillsboro, ND. He was later confirmed at Beautiful Savior in Fargo, where he remained a member. Isaiah loved adventure in life, which was expressed through his love of skateboarding and snowboarding. His passion for basketball carried on well after his high school career.

Isaiah is survived by his mother, Becky Johnson; sister, Josepine; father, Akim Kur; stepmother, Anna; brothers, Tarjwok, Timothy, Dominic, and Gieth; grandparents, James and Ruth Johnson (Blanchard), and many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends. 

Isaiah was preceded in death by his grandparents in Sudan and his cousin, Benjamin Stuart.

There will be a visitation from 5-7:00 PM with a prayer service at 7:00 PM on Friday, February 19, 2021 at Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo. The funeral service will be at 11:00 AM Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Beautiful Savior Lutheran Church, Fargo with a visitation one hour prior. The services will be livestreamed on the funeral home’s website.

An account has been established at Bell Bank for “The Family of Isaiah J Johnson Benefit Fund”.

Arrangements entrusted to the care of Boulger Funeral Home and Celebration of Life Center. To sign the online guestbook and view the service, visit