JOHNSTON, Donald - (Resident of Haliburton, Ontario) - Peacefully at Extendicare-Haliburton on Friday evening, September 15, 2017 in his 92nd year.
Beloved son of the late Sidney and Jessie Johnston (nee Pope). Loving brother of Doris (Doug) and Bill (Jane). Predeceased by his brother Jack (Sandra).
Also lovingly remembered by his nieces Ann (Doug), Peggy, Tamara (Barry) and his nephew Mark (Stephanie) and by his great nieces and nephews.
Don was a Veteran of WW11. He worked for Wallings Dairy for over 20 years and was the Manager of the Arena for many years, the Curling Rink and the Royal Canadian Legion Branch #129, Haliburton. Don was co-founder with Earl Cooper of the Haliburton Pipe Band.
Friends are invited to call at the Haliburton Community Funeral Home, 13523 Hwy. #118, Haliburton on Thursday, September 21st for Funeral Service at 11 o'clock. Visitation from one hour prior. A Legion Service will take place at 11 o'clock, just prior to the Funeral Service. Interment Evergreen Cemetery. Reception to follow in The Community Room.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to Royal Canadian Legion Branch #129, Haliburton would be appreciated by the family.