Dean was born September 4, 1944 son of the late Leon and Esther (Eddy) Johnson. Dean was a US Army Veteran serving two tours during the Vietnam War. He was an M.P. in Germany and a former officer with the Maryland State Police and the Canton, PA Police Department.
For many years Dean owned and operated Deano's Service & Repair in Austinville. In his spare time Dean enjoyed boating on Lake Ontario, and enjoyed his daily visits with all his friends that stopped by his repair shop.
Survivors include two sons, Dean (Annette) Johnson, II, Austinville, Ben (Heather) Johnson, Arnot; daughter, Tina Gillis Johnson, East Canton; brothers, Donald (Carol) Eddy, Gary (Donna) Eddy, Duane Johnson; sister, Judy Withey all of Austinville; seven grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; a great-grandchild; several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He was predeceased by his parents and his brother Gerald.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Gerald W. Vickery Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. 1093 West Main Street, Troy, PA.
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