JOHNSTON, Agnes A., 87, of Bellaire, OH died Friday, August 30, 2013 at Heartland-Lansing Nursing Home.

She was born December 12, 1925 in Bellaire, a daughter of the late Herman and Helen Stanko Bonar.

Agnes retired from the office at Wheeling – Pittsburgh Steel Corporation’s Martins Ferry Plant with 30 years of service and was a protestant by faith. After she retired, she enjoyed making ceramics, setting up old military reunions with her husband Roscoe, and eating meals at Mehlmans and paying in coins.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by five sisters, Violet, Doris, and Dorothy Bonar, Edna Hamilton and Virginia Danley; a brother, Clyde Bonar; a nephew, Richard Bonar.

Surviving are her husband of 56 years Roscoe F. Johnston; a special niece, Loretta K. Woollard of St. Joe; two step-children, Sandy (Dan) Fijalkowski of Neffs, OH and Danny (Marilou) Johnston of Belmont, OH; five step- grandchildren, nine step- great-grandchildren, and two step-great-great- grandchildren; a sister- in-law, Etta Jenkins of Moundsville, WV; and several other nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at Bauknecht – Altmeyer Funeral Home & Crematory, 441 37th Street, Bellaire, where services will be held Wednesday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Larry Helms officiating. Burial follows in Greenwood Cemetery, Bellaire.

Memorial contributions may be made to Neffs Emergency Squad P.O. Box 227 Neffs, OH 43940.

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