Gordon Johnston

Gordon Edward Johnston

Saturday, October 18th, 1924 - Wednesday, May 6th, 2020
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Johnston, Gordon Edward Lafyette
WW II Veteran, Royal Regiment of Canada, 2nd Division

Passed away at his home in Ashburn with his family by his side on Wednesday May 6th, 2020 at the age of 95. Dearly loved husband of Jean for 71 years. Much loved Dad of Bonnie Maunder and her husband Stephen of Little Britain and Gordon Johnston and his wife Deborah of Lindsay. Much loved grandfather of Christine (Jeff), Sandra (Rick), Jennifer (Steve), Justin (Sylvie) and Emily (Late Wade). Great grandfather of Caitlyn (Dan), Kelsey, Brennin, Lyndsey, Claire, Kyle, Isabelle, Evan, Lucas and Raylan.

Dear brother of Mavis Hope (late Ken), Eunice Parrinder (late Wilbur), Verna Lane (late Don), Dawn Tipton ( surviving Keith), predeceased by Muriel Johnston, Harvey Johnston, Marjorie Hope (Keith), Neill Johnston (Jessie), Garfield Johnston (surviving Jean), Shirley Caldwell (Paul) and Lucille Johnston.
Fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews and their families.

In memory of Gordon memorial donations to the Royal Canadian Legion or the War Amps would be appreciated.
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    Monday, May 11th, 2020 |
    Monday, May 11th, 2020
    Barnes Memorial Funeral Home Ltd.
    5295 Thickson Road North
    WHITBY, ON L1M 1W9
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    Philip J.W. Smith



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Private Condolence

Glen Moore

Posted at 11:43am
On Behalf of The Royal Regiment of Canada Association we would like to express our condolences to the Johnston family and friends.

WO Glen Moore CD (Ret'd)
The Royal Regiment of Canada Association

Lyn Wray

Posted at 07:21pm
Dear Aunt Jean, Bonnie and family and Gord and family...Our deepest condolences . Uncle Gordon has lived a long good life and got to see his family all grow and have families of their own... Wish we could all be there with you. ... Love Bill and Lyn Wray
Lee-Ann and Adam Maosonneuve and family

Sandra Vattay

Posted at 06:31pm
My thoughts are with you and your family durning this time of sorrow,
I know you have many cherished memories that will keep him in your ❤️
Sandra Vattay

Kenneth B Sandison

Posted at 02:34pm
To Gord and families. Our sincere condolences on the passing of your father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your families at this difficult time.
Kenny Sandison and Linda Greer

Linda Kroekenstoel and family. (Nee Rutledge )

Posted at 08:35am
With deepest sympathy,
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Linda Kroekenstoel and family. (Nee Rutledge ) purchased the Sweet Tranquility Basket for the family of Gordon Johnston.


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