Johnny Carney

Johnny Carney September 23, 1925 - November 9, 2013 Johnny passed away peacefully on November 9, after a short illness at the age of 88. He was surrounded by family. Johnny was born in White Plains, New York, but spent most of his childhood in Ireland. He was a WW II Army veteran. Many residents of Kelseyville will remember Johnny and his two border collies as he walked down Main Street, picking up litter as part of the local adopt a highway program. His cheerful and positive attitude toward life touched everyone he met. Many local businesses, as well as strangers, will tell you that Johnny would greet them with a smile, hand them a flower and give them a kind word. He was like that all of his life and will be missed by many. Johnny is survived by his five daughters, Shannon (Rick) Gunier of Lower Lake, Timaree (Bill) Zickuhr of Kennewick, Washington, Kerry (Paul) Flores of Long Beach, Casey Carney of Kelseyville, and Colleen Brola of Lakeport. Per his request, there will be no services. In lieu of flowers a donation can be made to Johnny's dear friend, Dr. Paula Dhanda, at World Wide Healing Hands. Please make donations to: Worldwide Healing Hands at 5685 Main Street, Kelseyville, CA 95451 or at www.worldwidehealing Please share your thoughts by signing the guest book at

Published in Lake County Record-Bee from Nov. 16 to Nov. 22, 2013