JOHNSON, WALTER C. Walter C. Johnson, of Bethany, died Wednesday, February 19, 2014 in Yale-New Haven Hospital. He was the husband of the late Sandra Whitehead Johnson. Mr. Johnson was born October 12, 1931 in Waterbury, CT, son of the late Walter S. and Ruth Anderson Johnson. He was a Korean War veteran, serving in the U. S. Navy. He worked as a designer for various companies, retiring from Differential Pressure, Inc. of Branford. He was a 50 year member of the A.U.S.S. (American Union of Swedish Singers), Apollo Singing Society. Mr. Johnson is survived by his children, Lynnea (Brad) Walker of Rochester, MA, Cynthia Lee Johnson of Orleans, MA and Clark (Michelle) Johnson of Branford; his grandchildren, Amanda Walker, Carrie Jenkins-Walker, Bethany Walker, Elizabeth Ulbin, Emily Johnson and Zachary Johnson; his great-grandson, Connor Grieco; and his brothers, Robert Johnson of AZ and Martin Johnson of CA; and his best pal, Eric. Relatives and friends are invited to a memorial service Saturday, February 22, 2014 at 1:00 PM in the W. S. Clancy Memorial Funeral Home, 244 North Main Street, Branford, and may call prior to the service from noon to 1:00 pm. Burial will be at the convenience of his family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to the Dan Cosgrove Animal Shelter, 749 East Main Street, Branford, CT 06405. For directions and online memorial see: www.wsclancy.com.
Published in The New Haven Register on Feb. 21, 2014