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Howard D. Johnson
PAWTUCKET- Howard D, Johnson, 82, passed away Thursday after an illness. He was the beloved husband of Loretta G. (Gaouette) Johnson.
Born in Providence a son of the late Franklin and Adeline (Primeau) Johnson and has lived in Pawtucket for many years.
He was a US Navy Veteran of WW II. He also had been employed in the jewelry industry for 27 years working for the former Park Jobbers & Novelty Co. Inc. of Providence. Besides his wife he leaves 2 daughters, Wanda Gill formerly of Bellingham, MA. and Kim Johnson of No. Kingstown, RI and a son Wayne Johnson of Pawtucket, several Grandchildren and several Great Grandchildren. He also leaves a brother James Johnson of Cumberland, nieces and nephews. He was the father of the late Kevin Johnson and brother of the late Vivian Birchall and Dorothy Phillips.
Service were private.