24453 Johnson 1JOHNSON, Walter……

Peacefully surrounded by his family at University Hospital, London, on Friday, May 16, 2014, Walter T. Johnson of London in his 89th year.  Beloved husband of Joan A. (Stewart) Johnson for 68 years.  Cherished father of Gail McNeilage and her husband James of Dresden, Carol Ellison and her husband Guy, Tom Johnson and his wife Rosita, Pamela Johnson-Levstik and her husband John, and Deborah Cann and her husband Rob all of London. Very proud grandpa of Blair, Tara, Lindsay, Courtney, Erica, Andrew, Ryan, Kristen, Andrea, Rob, and Brittany and 8 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild. Dear brother of Edward Johnson and his wife Mary, Phyllis Byway and her husband the late Walter and brother-in-law of Chris Hamm and her husband the late Merlyn.  Also missed by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his sister Mary Beaurone and his brother-in-law Hazen Stewart . Walter was the Chief of Police for the London Police Force from 1971 – 1983. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received by the family from 2-4 and 7-9 pm on Wednesday, May 21, 2014, at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London. The memorial service will be held on Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 2 pm at Byron United Church, 420 Boler Road, London.  Private family Interment in Woodland Cemetery, London. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, 180-633 Colborne Street, London ON N6B 2V3.  Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at www.amgfh.com

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