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JOHNSTON, William B.
JOHNSTON - William B. April 6, 2018, age 70, beloved husband of the late Sharon L. (nee Karpik) Johnston; loving father of Molly E. (Kevin Sullivan) and Scott L. (Kelly) Johnston; dear son of Norma L. (nee Landel) and the late Donald B. Johnston; caring brother of Jane (Robert) Cox and Jeffrey Johnston; also survived by a niece Jennifer (Patrick) Canole and a nephew William Cox. There will be no prior visitation. Arrangements by the AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME, INC. Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Bill was a disc jockey who entertained listeners of WBFO Buffalo in 1965-1966, American Forces Radio in Samsun, Turkey in 1969, WFOM in Marietta, GA in 1970, WNIA Cheektowaga, NY in 1966 and 1971-1974, and Friday's and Saturday's disco in Cheektowaga in the mid 1970's. Bill and his late wife Sharon launched three businesses in the 1970's; Johnston's General Store, a neighborhood deli famous for it's homemade sandwiches 1971-1983; Johnston's Video Games since 1979, coin-operated amusements vending company, serving a 55 mile radius; and they developed properties and rented twenty rooms and apartments in their Greenfield Street and Orchard Place neighborhood. Share condolences at www.AMIGONE.com