Deaths Death Notices
JOHNSON, Allen Burdale "Dale"
JOHNSON - Allen Burdale "Dale" Was born on October 27, 1943. His parents were Allen Thomas Johnson and Wilma (Billie) Meyers Johnson.
Dale has six siblings Valerie Ann Hill, Kathleen Beth Akins, Eric Thomas, Herbert Lloyd, Samuel Dean and
Daniel Lee Johnson. He married
Virginia Ann Capasso on November 18, 1961, she was the was the love of his life and they enjoyed 54 years of marriage. They had three loving children Allen Edward, Jeffery Paul (Bridget) Johnson and Kristi Lynn (Alec) Millar. He was grandfather to two devoted grandchildren Jessica Grace Johnson, and Jakeb Allen Johnson Millar. Dale was a wonderful hero, mentor and friend to many. He enjoyed hunting with family and his best friend. Dale was actively involved in auto racing. He drove at Holland and Perry Speedway. His accomplishments on and off the track earned him induction into the Gowanda Area Sports Hall of Fame. Up until the time of his death he took great pride in being involved with his son's racing. Dale worked for the State of New York at Gowanda Psychiatric Center and J. N. Adams Developmental Center. He was also involved in his community through his work in the
Versailles Fire Company as a fire fighter and later as a Commissioner. He
was beloved by all as a devoted husband, father, grandfather, uncle, brother and friend. Friends may call Saturday 2-4 and 7-9 PM and Sunday from 1-4 PM at the WENTLAND FUNERAL HOME, 10634 Main Street (Rt 62) North Collins, NY where funeral services will be held Sunday at 4 PM.