John H. Johnston Jr., 40, formerly of Belpre, Ohio, passed away April 1, 2013, in Elyria, Ohio.
He was born Oct. 23, 1972 in Parkersburg, W.Va., a son of John H. Johnston and Sara E. Johnston.
He was a construction worker by trade, and could always fill a room with laughter.
In addition to his parents he is survived by his fiancee, Karen Shaftstall of Elyria, Ohio; one daughter, Ashley Johnston; and one son, Zachary Johnston; a brother, Jimmy Johnston (Laura) of Blacklick, Ohio; and one sister, Beth Crowder (Jeff) of Cincinnati, Ohio; and two nephews, Nate and Noah Crowder.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Saturday, April 6, at Lambert-Tatman Funeral Home in Belpre, Ohio with Dr. William Thomas officiating. Burial will be in Rockland Cemetery, Belpre. Visitation will be from 1-3 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
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