John A. Johnston 66 of Chicopee died suddenly in Norwood Hospital in Norwood, MA. Born in Springfield, MA, March 24, 1946, son of the late Isobel (Tarka) and William Johnston. Educated in local schools he was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving with the United States Army. John worked as an engineer with Alston Power of Windsor Locks, CT. He was a golfer, bowler, boater and loved anything automotive, including car races. He is survived by his son William Johnston of Chicopee, a daughter Sara Johnston of Ludlow, and a grandson Murdoc Johnston. His former wife Donna M. (Ryba) Johnston, as well as extended family members and friends. Sadly he was predeceased by his sister Margaret Peggy Arasate.
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Funeral services celebrating his life will be Friday, December 21, 2012, at 10 AM at the Massachusetts Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery 1390 Main St. Agawam.