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Paul A. Johnston


Paul A. Johnston
It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Paul Arthur Johnston which occurred on Friday, April 2, 2021 at his home. Born October 27, 1942 in Andover, NB he was the son of the late Ervine and Reta (DeMerchant) Johnston. He was also predeceased by his beloved wife of 57 years, Helene; 3 siblings, Donnie McCarty, Sheila Johnston and Jeannie McGilligan; 2 sisters in law, Marilyn and Diane.

Paul loved his family and enjoyed spending time with them. He loved his church family and was always quick to lend a helping hand to those in need. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Paul is survived by his 3 children, Allan Johnston (Laurie), David Johnston (Barb) and Traci Tompkins (Dale); 9 grandchildren, Josh, Kristen, Chris, Zachary, Nathan, Kyle, Joel, Maddison and Trey; 6 great grandchildren, Adrianna, Rylan, Noah, Scarlett, Liam and Kyleigh; 12 siblings, Viola Ferguson, Jimmy Johnston (Pat), Carl Johnston (Noella), Richard Johnston (Marilyn), Mildred Jalbert (Clark), Anita Finnamore (Eugene), Randy Johnston, Lois Watson (Albert), Gerald Johnston (Cindy), Brian Johnston (Beverly), Douglas Johnston (Mayda) and Louis Johnston as well as many nieces, nephews and extended family.

Visitation will be held from Calvary Tabernacle, 12 Legion St., Perth Andover on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm. Respecting COVID-19 regulations face masks are required. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, April 7, 2021 at 1:00 pm from the church. Rev. D.T. Ferrell officiating. For those who wish the funeral service will be live streamed on the Calvary Tabernacle Facebook page. The interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery. Donations made to Hillcrest Cemetery would be appreciated.

L.R. Giberson Funeral Directors are entrusted with the arrangements. (506) 392-1115
Service Date
Wednesday, April 7, 2021