Obituary

Kenneth E. Johnston, musician, salesman, Islander

Ken died peacefully at home in Milford, DE.  His childhood and early adulthood was spent in Missouri playing sports and honing his musical talent playing stringed instruments, which continued into his later life.  Upon moving to VT he excelled in sales, store management, technical writing, driving for CIDER in the Champlain Islands and managing a bicycle shop from his home in the Islands.  Upon retirement he and his wife moved to Delaware where they enjoyed the weather, ocean fishing, church and senior center activities.
Ken was diagnosed with Lewy Body Dementia and Parkinson’s, curtailing his activities.

A memorial service was held in Delaware.  The burial will be in Grand Isle in 2023.


Family Information

Ken is survived by his wife Jean of Delaware, Brother Bradley (Linda) of Colorado, Daughters Jennifer and Mary of Missouri, Son Russell (Danielle) of Vermont, Grandchildren Eddie and Melina of Missouri and Step-daughters Jessica and Jaime of Vermont.


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