Paul R Johnston

August 1, 1935October 2, 2020

Paul Richard Johnston (PJ), 85, passed away on Friday, October 2, 2020 at his residence. He was born on August 1, 1935, in Lancaster, Ohio to the late Carl C. Johnston and Pauline L. (Christ) Johnston. Paul worked for Diamond Power for over 40 years. Paul is survived by his wife, Donna J. (Gottke) Johnston, of Lancaster; sons, Thomas A. (Pamela) of Cape Coral, Florida and Jeffrey R. (Mia) of Naples, Florida; grandchildren, Amy M. and Aaron T. of Reno, Nevada; great granddaughter, Alisha M., also of Reno; brothers, Kent A. (Gail) of Overgaard, Arizona, and his children, Benjamin (Tracy), Jason (Cam), and Reggie; and Bruce E. of Hebron, Ohio and his son Cody (Kristen). Paul was an avid golfer and a longtime member of Valley View Golf Club. In addition to his parents, Paul was proceeded in death by his brother, Larry L. Johnston. No services will be observed. Dignity Cremation has taken place through HALTEMAN-FETT & DYER FUNERAL HOME. Private services will be held at a later date.


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Gail Johnston

October 13, 2020

Donna ,such a loss of a great guy. He was sweet and kind. Paul will be greatly missed ,but never forgotten. Kent and I will always be here for you. Much love from Kent and I.

Mary Marron

October 8, 2020

Please accept our condolences on the passing of Paul. He was a true gentleman; a kind man who was always so nice to me. May he Rest In Peace with the Lord✝️✝️✝️
Jim and Mary Marron

Linda & Tom Hollett

October 5, 2020

I am so so sorry Donna. My prayers are with you. I have only talked with Paul a few times when I visited, but; he seemed like such a sweetheart. I'm sure he will be missed my many. God has another angel. Love & Prayers.


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