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Donald Johnson

Donald H. Johnson

Wednesday, April 19th, 1933 - Wednesday, September 30th, 2020
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POTSDAM – Donald H. Johnson, 87, of Sisson Road, passed away on Wednesday afternoon, September 30, 2020 at Canton-Potsdam Hospital after a brief illness.

Don was born on April 19, 1933 in North Lawrence, the son of the late John W. and Luella May (Hayes) Johnson. On March 13, 1962, he married Noreen R. Ellis in Stockholm. She predeceased him on August 1, 2017.

As a young man, Don helped on the family farm and with his own farm for many years. He also was a custodian for many years at SUNY Canton until his retirement. He and his late wife were foster parents to over 35 children. Don loved to tinker with thing around his house and garage. He also enjoyed gardening, hunting, and taking care of his grandchildren.

Don is survived by his children, Randy Johnson of Potsdam; Penny and Robert Rowe of Albany; and Troy and Renee Johnson of Potsdam; his grandchildren, Donald Johnson, Melanie (Joe) Richards; and James (Zack) Merrill; his great grandchildren, Erik and Camden Richards; his brother, Robert, Wayne, Ralph, and Ronald Johnson; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was predeceased by his brothers, Elton, Albert, Lyndon, and Harold Johnson; and his sisters, Ann Wells, Marge McCarter, and Peggy Mark.

Services will be held privately at Fairview Cemetery, Parishville. Arrangements are with the Donaldson-Seymour Funeral Home, Potsdam. Friends are encouraged to share memories and offer condolences online at

In lieu of flowers, those wishing may consider memorial contribution in his memory to Potsdam Rescue Squad.
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Susan Johnson

Posted at 06:06pm
Rest In Peace Uncle Donnie you will be sadLy missed. You are with Aunt Noreen now.

Penny Phillips Ayers

Posted at 05:16pm
Donnie was the best of friends an co worker,I always called him dad.there wasn’t a day that went by that we didn’t work hard,but when the job was done the fun began .memories are so great an so many I don’t know where to thing I do know is my heart is broken with the loss of blessing go out to all the family members.he will truly be missed by many.over that man. God bless you all,hugs an kisses

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