Walter "Sonny" Johnson

December 31, 1940 ~ September 23, 2023 (age 82) 82 Years Old

Walter Johnson Obituary

Walter Abner "Sonny" Johnson, 82, of Saxton, formerly of Sadsburyville, PA passed away at his home on Saturday, September 23, 2023.

Born in Coatesville, PA on December 31, 1940, a son of Laura Viola (Hilton) Johnson who survives in Saxton, and the late Walter Griffith Johnson.

On August 7, 1993 he was united in marriage to Mae Marie (Brode) Johnson in Elkton, Md. Mrs. Johnson preceded him in death on September 7, 2019.

Along with his mother he is survived by a son, William K. Brown, husband of Carolyn (Smith), granddaughters, Amber Lucko, wife of Robert, Shauna Donovan, wife of Ryan, Kaylin Gambol, wife of Paul, great grandchildren, Kaden Lucko, husband of Abigail (Weaver), Karli Lucko, Noah Lucko, Skylynn Lucko, Nora Donovan, Maeve Donovan, Isaiah Gambol, Adelyn Gambol, and Lydia Gambol.

He was of the Christian Faith attending the Hephzibah Baptist Church while living in Sadsburyville.

He was employed as a mechanic at Reeds Service station and was a truck driver for McGrails.

Friends will be received on Wednesday, September 27, 2023 from 11-1 PM at the Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow the visitation at 1 PM also at the funeral home with Pastor Dean Thomas officiating.

Interment will take place in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Broad Top City, PA.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home Inc. 5010 Railroad Ave. Broad Top City, PA. 16621. Online condolences can be made at

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Funeral Service
September 27, 2023

1:00 PM
Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home, Inc.
5010 Railroad Ave. P.O. Box 214
Broad Top City, PA 16621

September 27, 2023

11:00 PM to 1:00 PM
Curtis A. Heath Funeral Home, Inc.
5010 Railroad Ave. P.O. Box 214
Broad Top City, PA 16621


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