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Frances (Anderson) Johnston

August 18, 1924 ~ April 10, 2020 (age 95)

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Frances (Anderson) Johnston, 95, of Unity Twp., died Friday, April 10, 2020 at Ark Manor Personal Home. She was born August 18, 1924 in Derry, a daughter of the late Walter K. and Lucy A. (Moore) Anderson. Prior to retirement, Frances worked for Derry Westinghouse. She was a member of the Hope Evangelical Methodist Church, Youngstown. Frances enjoyed crocheting and loved children. Besides her parents, Frances is preceded in death by her husband Robert A. Johnston in 2011; one son Terry L. Anderson; four brothers Carl W., Kenneth W., Larry J., and Robert F. Anderson; and two sisters Evelyn Gray and Marge Keys.. Frances is survived by her son Robert A. Johnston; one brother Walter Dean Anderson; one sister Nancy L. Henderson and husband Dick; four grandchildren; many great grandchildren; and also numerous nieces, nephews and friends. The family has entrusted the Matthew X. Merlin Funeral Home, Inc. 529 North Chestnut St. Derry, PA. 724-694-8331 with the funeral arrangements. All services and interment will be private for the family. Online condolences may be made at

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