Walter D. Johnson, 75 of Downing Lane, Hermitage passed away in Sharon Regional Health System on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 at 8:10 PM. Born in Sharon on September 24, 1937, he was the son of the late John Garrett and Edna Allen Johnson. He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Nina M. Cagno, on December 28, 2011. He retired in 1999 as a shipper from Wheatland Tube. Walter was a veteran of the US Army severing in the late 1950's. He enjoyed gardening and the outdoors. Walter was survived by a son and daughter, Thomas D. Johnson of Hermitage and Cynthia Schwartz of Farrell, four sisters, Sarah Lock of Harrison City, PA, Ruth Bewley of Sharon, Joyce Craig of Hermitage and Donna Crosby of Sharon, three brothers, James Johnson of Sharon, Thomas Johnson of Hermitage and Frank Johnson of Mercer, seven grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Besides his parents and wife, Walter was preceded in death by a daughter, Karen Marie Johnson and seven brothers and four sisters. Private interment was in Morefield Cemetery. Arrangements were entrusted to the Tomon Funeral and Cremation Services, 264 E. State St., Sharon, PA.
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