Rose E. Johnston, 77

NOV. 1, 1934-MARCH 19, 2012

March 20, 2012
  • Rose E. Johnston
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Rose Ellen Johnston, 77, of Williamsport, passed away Monday, March 19, 2012, at Meritus Medical Center, Hagerstown.

Born Nov. 1, 1934, in Hagerstown, she was the daughter of the late John Dennis and Alma Merle (Moon) Hewett.

Mrs. Johnston retired from the Maryland Department of Motor Vehicles, Hagerstown, where she worked as a title clerk.

She was a member of State Line United Methodist Church and AARP.

She is survived by her loving husband of 46 years, Guy R. Johnston; one brother, Edward Hewett and wife, Judy, of Shippensburg, Pa.; sister-in-law, Darlene Hewett, brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Ron and Rose Johnston; six nephews, David, Tim and Ryan Johnston, and John, Bobby and Andy Anderson; five nieces, Diane Golightly, Heidi Wagner, Tammy Jenkins, Susie Anderson and Carol Anderson; and several great-nieces and great-nephews, including Garrett Johnston.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Robert Hewett; and three sisters, Suzanne Hewett, Joan Anderson and June Anderson.

Funeral services will be Friday, March 23, 2012, at 1 p.m. at Rest Haven Funeral Chapel, 1601 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown, with Pastor Mick Dawes officiating.

Interment will follow in Cedar Lawn Memorial Park.

Friends will be received at the funeral home Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Rose's name to State Line United Methodist Church, 287 East Ave., P.O. Box 277, State Line, PA 17213.

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