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Mitchell James Johnston


Mitchell James Johnston

Mitchell James Johnston passed away unexpectedly at his residence in McAdam, NB. on Tuesday, May 28, 2019.

Born in Harvey, NB., son of Arlene (Christie) Johnston and the late Mervyn P. Johnston.

Mitchell served 27 years in the Canadian Armed Forces. He was stationed from Newfoundland to British Columbia during his career, retiring from CFB Gagetown in 2013. He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying hunting, fishing and wheeling. Mitchell had a great love for his family, especially all his nieces, nephew, great nieces and nephews.Mitchell also loved dogs and spending time at Oromocto Lake. Mitchell loved a great argument!!

He is survived by his mother, Arlene, two brothers: Myles (Melanie) of Harvey, NB. and Cory (Stacey) of McAdam, NB., sister, Shelley Laking (Greg) of Rusagonis, NB., several nieces, one nephew, many great-nieces and nephews, uncle, Gerry Sullivan, two aunts, Nina Johnston and Beryl Johnston.

Mitchell was predeceased by his father, Mervyn in 2013.

A funeral service will be held at the Rockland Drive United Baptist Church, McAdam, NB. on Friday, May 31, 2019 at 4:30 PM. Visiting hours will be held at the church on Thursday, May 30, 2019 from 7-9 PM.

For those who wish, remembrances to a charity of one's choice would be appreciated. Condolences may be sent to the family online at