John R. Johnston, Sr., age 67
John R. Johnston, Sr., age 67, of Upper Darby, PA, passed away on November 13, 2014. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Joseph and Vira Johnston (nee Guinan). John was a self-employed electrician for 40 years. He retired in 2010. He was a life member of Cardington-Stonehurst Fire Company and Millbourne Fire Company. He was also a member of Lansdowne Lodge 711 and Friendship Chapter 551 OES.
John is survived by his wife, Lois M. Johnston (nee Stidham), his children Christine Johnston (Joe Walters), John R. Johnston, Jr. (Alexis), and Kathleen Johnston, his siblings Linda Hardik, William Johnston and Debra Lynn Grisafi, 9 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.
Relatives, friends and all organizations where he held memberships are invited to his viewing Friday, November 21, 2014, 6:00-9:00 p.m. with Fraternal Services at 8:00 p.m. and Saturday, November 22, 2014 9:00-10:00 a.m., The Donohue Funeral Home, 8401 West Chester Pike (cor. Lynn Blvd.), Upper Darby, PA (610-449-0300) and to his Funeral Service at 10:00 a.m. Interment Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, PA. Online condolences and contributions www.donohuefuneralhome.com
Published in The Daily Times from Nov. 15 to Nov. 16, 2014.