| Obituaries

Johnson , G.W. Jr. 81


G.W. “Bill” Johnson Jr., 81, of Bentleyville, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in his home. He was born Feb. 26, 1931, in California, Pa., a son of the late George W. Sr. and Lylia Gallagher Johnson. Mr. Johnson served in the U.S. Army as a Medic in the Korean War. He was employed as a welder for Lee-Norris in Charleroi, where we worked for 20 years before retirement. Mr. Johnson was a member of the NRA and enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and working in his woodshop. Surviving are three sons, George Johnson III (Ileen) of Bentleyville, John Johnson (Joanne) of Scenery Hill, and Jimmy Johnson (Mary) of Bentleyville; and a brother, Glenn Johnson of California, Pa., 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews. Deceased, in addition to his parents, are a wife, Opal Anna Moore Johnson, who died Oct. 13, 2003; a son, Charles B. Johnson; two sisters, Gertrude Horn and Dorothy Lambert; a granddaughter, Amanda Leigh Johnson; and a grandson, Brian Johnson. Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the GREENLEE FUNERAL HOME, 619 Main St., Bentleyville, where a service will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, with the Rev. Andy Scott officiating. Interment will follow in the Beallsville Cemetery. Full graveside Military Rites will be accorded by Hancock-McCune-Horne American Legion Post No. 705 of Centerville. Online guestbook and personal condolences may be accessed at


Greenlee's Funeral Home

Bentleyville PA 15314
Starting Address:Ending Address:
Obituary Departments
Pittsburgh Tribune-ReviewPhone: 866-794-9801
Greensburg Tribune-ReviewPhone: 866-794-9801
Valley IndependentPhone: 724-684-2637
Valley News DispatchPhone: 866-794-9801
Daily CourierPhone: 866-794-9801
Daily NewsPhone: 866-794-9801
Leader TimesPhone: 866-794-9801