JOHNSTON, Dorothy Mildred

Pictou Advocate Obituaries

JOHNSTON, Dorothy Mildred — of Brookville Road, MacLellan’s Brook, passed away on July 27, 2017. She was born February 28, 1948 at the Aberdeen Hospital in New Glasgow, a daughter of the late Donald and Mildred MacDonald of Egerton. Dorothy is survived by her sons and their families: Matthew Johnston (Lynne Chapman), and their daughter Matilyn, Edmonton, Alta; Mark Johnston (Denise), their daughter Haley, and son Ty, Milton, Ont.; Neil Johnston and his sons Joseph and Ryker, MacLellan’s Brook. She was predeceased by a brother in infancy, her brother Melvin MacDonald, and sister-in-law Jessie. She is also survived by her siblings: Donald MacDonald (Ella), Edie Gillis (Donnie), Laurie Kolstee (Gary), Alan MacDonald (Gloria), Philip MacDonald (Barb), Bryan MacDonald (Melody) and Vincent MacDonald. Funeral was held at St. John’s Presbyterian Church, MacLellan’s Mountain on August 1. Donations can be made to the Aberdeen Hospital’s Palliative Care Unit or a charity of your choice.