William L Johnson

William L. Johnson, 78, of 52 Parkview Ave, Bradford, passed away Tuesday, September 12, 2017, peacefully, at Olean General Hospital, surrounded by his loving family

Born August 29, 1939 in Bradford, he was a son of the late Harold and Marion (Whitney) Johnson.

On January 9, 1974 in Bradford, he married Joette L. (Cousins) Johnson who survives.

William was a 1957 graduate of Bradford High School. He worked his apprenticeship and as a journeyman printer at the Bradford Era. Later he worked at Bradford Printing and McCourt Label. His career spanned over 40 years in the printing business.

He was a member of the International Typographical Union, a former member of the Eagles Club and the Bradford Moose Lodge. He enjoyed bowling and golfing. He was an avid outdoorsman, who loved to hunt and fish. His greatest joy was spending time with family and especially his grandchildren.

Surviving is his wife, Joette, of 43 years, one daughter, Christine (J.C. Pascual) Johnson, of Miami, FL, two sons, Curt W. Johnson, Daytona Beach, FL and James (Kristin) Ronan, of Bradford, three grandchildren, Alexander Ronan, Jackson Ronan and Madison Ronan, one sister Shirley (Harley Peterson) Rinehart, of Bradford, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters, Beverly Coffman and Dorothy Perry and one brother, Harold "Bud" Johnson.

Family will be receiving friends on Saturday, September 16, 2017, from 10:00am to 11:30am in the  Hollenbeck-Cahill Funeral Homes, Inc., 372  East Main St., at 11:30am funeral services will be held with Rev. Rob Klouw, Co-Pastor of the First Presbyterian Church officiating.

Memorial contributions, if desired, may be made to McKean County SPCA, PO Box 113, Bradford, PA 16701 or a charity of the donor's choice.

Online condolences may be made at www.hollenbeckcahill.com

 

HOLLENBECK-CAHILL Funeral Home

33 South Avenue • Bradford, PA 16701

All Condolences -

Thinking of you and your family Jim. Led and Tracey VanGorder
— Tracey L. VanGordet

Such a sweet man. So very sorry for your loss
— Katie

so sorry to hear of the passing of bill. you have had a ruff year,but you will be fine
— si slocum

Condolences and prayers to you and your family.
— Kathy Keyes

Rest in peace, Poppy. We love you!!! Love, Jim, Kris, Alex, Jack & Madi
— James Ronan

What a wonderful man. I absolutely adored him. He will be greatly missed.
— Kim Bartholomew

Condolences

  • Thinking of you and your family Jim. Led and Tracey VanGorder

    — Tracey L. VanGordet
  • Such a sweet man. So very sorry for your loss

    — Katie
  • so sorry to hear of the passing of bill. you have had a ruff year,but you will be fine

    — si slocum
  • Condolences and prayers to you and your family.

    — Kathy Keyes
  • Rest in peace, Poppy. We love you!!! Love, Jim, Kris, Alex, Jack & Madi

    — James Ronan