Johnston, Howard M., Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away unexpectedly Thursday, September 30, 2010. Age 74 years. The son of the late Hazel (Loree) and Nestor Johnston was born January 11, 1937 in Flint, Michigan. He married Lonnie N. Rex, February 25, 1956. She survives him. He was employed as an engineer with AT &T, retiring with over twenty-five years of service. He enjoyed woodcarving but most of all his family. Surviving are two daughters, one son and their spouses, Michelle and Mark Sylvester; Janet Johnston, all of Saginaw, MI; Michael and Kristi Johnston, Mt. Pleasant, MI; three grandchildren, Michelle Henson, Anthony Michael Johnston, Emily Johnston; two great grandchildren, Sophia and Sadie Henson; a brother, two sisters and their spouses, James Charles and Peggy Johnston; Connie Darlene and Tom O’Brien; Betty Buchler, several nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, October 2, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. at the W. L. Case and Co. Funeral Chapel 4480 Mackinaw Road. Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the American Cancer Society. www.casefuneralhome.com