Calvin Johnson


peacefully passed away on July 1, 2003 after a short battle with lung cancer, at the age of 79 years.

He was born on October 9, 1923 in Sumas, Washington. He is lovingly remembered by his children Lynda (Wally) Fowler, Rick (Jan) Johnson, Barb (Dave) Tupper; grandchildren Sheila (Duncan), Cory (Ronnie); Ryan (Shannon), Matthew (Robin), Gavin, Lori, Sandra, Scott; and great-grandchildren Rory, Andrew, Salish, Brandan, Tyler and Tshanna.

His wife Lil and son Howie predeceased him.

Calvin served in WWII with the Canadian Army Reg. #K69804 and was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Chilliwack, and Oddfellows Lodge in Abbotsford. Calvin was the owner of The Valley Glass Shop, operating in Abbotsford until 1973. During his retirement, Calvin loved to travel with his wife Lil, golf, fish and hunt.

Funeral Services were held on Friday, July 4, 2003 at 1:00 pm at Henderson’s Funeral Home at 34537 Marshall Rd., Abbotsford, BC. Visitation prior to the service. Burial was held at Hazelwood Cemetery.

If friends so desire, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society in memory of Calvin.



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