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JOHNSON, Allen B.
JOHNSON - Allen B. Of Wake Forest, NC, age 86, died Monday, March 27, 2017. He was born August 29, 1930 to the late Burdell Milton Johnson and Jean Dorothy Sly. Allen was a US Navy veteran. He worked at Sierra Research Company, in Buffalo, NY, for over 30 years as an electrical engineer. Allen has a US Patent for inventing the first computerized engine check system for aircrafts. He was preceded in death by his parents, his twin sister, Shirley, sister, Marilyn, and his wife, Virginia D. Sly Johnson. Funeral services will be held at 4 PM Saturday, April 1, 2017 in the Chapel of Bright Funeral Home, Wake Forest. A graveside service will be held at White Haven Memorial Park in Pittsford, NY at a later date. Surviving are: his wife, Bettyann "Scotty" Johnson of Wake Forest, NC; his children, Bobbie Marino and husband, Michael of North Carolina, Sue Johnson of Maryland, Pater Johnson and wife, Laura of PA, Rose Marie Calabrese of Niagara Falls, NY, Kimberly Calabrese and husband, Larry Haneberg of Buffalo, NY, Kyle Calabrese and wife, Robin of Boston, NY, Dava Hamerling and husband, Robert of Florida; many grandchildren. The family will be present 3-4 PM Saturday, April 1, 2017 at BRIGHT FUNERAL HOME, 405 South Main St., Wake Forest, NC, 27587. (919-556-5811). www.brightfunerals.com