Daniel C Johnston
March 17 1949 - December 06 2015 - Age 66

Daniel C. Johnston passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on December 6, 2015. He was 66. He was the son of the late Charles and Betty Johnston.

A lifelong resident of the Morristown area, Danny served in the U.S.Army from 1969-1971 and was active in the Denville American Legion and an auxiliary member of the Morris Plains VFW. He was the manager of Duffields Hardware Store in Morris Plains and an expert roofer and sider. After he retired, Danny was an estate manager at Deer Meadow Farm in Bedminster, NJ, caring for rescued animals. Danny also an avid fisherman and enjoyed building model airplanes.

He is survived by his wife Adele, son Daniel, daughters; Wendy, Heidi, Betsy, and his step daughter Melissa. Also, his brothers Tommy, Bobby and Donald and his sisters Kathy and Debbie as well as 21 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. He is predeceased by his grandson Eddie. He will also be missed by his beloved and devoted dog, Rocky.

Hours of visitation will be on Wednesday, December 9, 2015 from 4-8pm at Doyle Funeral Home 106 Maple Ave. Morristown, NJ 07960 (www.doylefh.com). His life will be celebrated in a service at the Funeral Home on Thursday at 10:00am. The burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Morristown, NJ.

Morristown, NJ (current)
Morristown, NJ (birthplace)
Military Branches


Served From 1961 to 1971


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