The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

February 14, 2013

Frank D. Johnstone

The Tribune-Democrat

ROBB, PA. — JOHNSTONE – Frank D. Sr., 77, Robb, passed away Feb. 13, 2013, at UPMC Shadyside Hospital. Born Oct. 19, 1935, in McChesneytown, son of late Robert and Ella Mae (Green) Johnstone. Survived by wife of 45 years, Patricia (Bartosh), Johnstone; children, Frank D. Johnstone Jr., and wife, Julie (Peters), New Florence; Kevin Johnstone, Bunker Hill, W.Va.; and Melissa Shaner, and husband, Adam, Pittsburgh; grandchildren, Nicholas, Ashlee and Brittnee Johnstone; sisters, Josie Malick, Derry; and Dorothy Musa, South Greensburg; numerous nieces and nephews; and former daughter-in-law, Wendy (Utzler) Johnstone, Bunker Hill, W.Va. Preceded in death by brothers, Arthur, Harry, William and James; and sister, Margaret. Retired employee of Florence Mining Co., where he was known as Bull Whells. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Richard C. Stuart Funeral Home, 392 E. Philadelphia St., Armagh. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday at Holy Family Catholic Church, Seward, the Rev. Robert Washko, officiating. Interment, Armagh Cemetery. Online condolences may be left at

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