David Robert Johnston, 65, of Belvidere, NJ (formerly of Oxford, NJ) passed away suddenly on January 21, 2022 at Hunterdon Medical Center in Flemington, NJ.
Dave was born on March 17, 1956 in Solna, Sweden and adopted into the family of Robert and Dorothy Johnston of New Jersey.
He was a 1978 graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University and went on to work in merchandising and sales. He spent his last 20+ working years with J'OH Metro as a Sales Representative.
Dave loved all things sports. He was an avid hockey player and loved teaching others. He was a loyal fan of the New York Rangers, Yankees, and Jets, watching as many games as he could. Dave loved animals, having multiple dogs, cats, birds, you name it over his lifetime. He was a devoted father and proud grandfather to his two granddaughters, Eleanor and Natalie. Dave spent many years taking care of his house and property in Oxford, enjoying the peacefulness that Warren County offers.
Dave is survived by his loving children, Anthony, Michael, and Leslie, his wife Brenda, his sister Nancy, and his stepmom Dorothea.
Family and friends may pay their respects on Saturday, February 5, 2022 from 4-6 PM at the Warren Hills Memorial Home, 234 W. Washington Ave., Washington, NJ 07882.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests you honor Dave's memory by sharing a meal with your loved ones.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Warren Hills Memorial Home, 234 W. Washington Ave., Washington, NJ 07882. To send an online condolence please visit www.warrenhillsmemorialhome.com.
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