Dana Wesley JohnsonSeptember 20, 1960 ~ October 27, 2017 (age 57)
Dana Wesley Johnson, 57, of Whitsett, PA
formerly of Bronx, NY, passed away peacefully at home on
Friday, October 27th 2017.
He was preceded in death by his father,
David Wesley Johnson, mother, Mary Giles Johnson and a
brother, David Johnson.
Dana was our soft spoken, gentle giant
who was a very important member of both the Johnson and
Giles families. He graduated from Dewitt Clinton High
School, Bronx, NY Class of 1979. He then continued on
to obtain a degree in Broadcast Communications from the
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, which later blossomed
into a 35 year career as a camera operator for many news
stations including WSMV News 4 in Nashville.
In his free time, Dana enjoyed
traveling, cooking and documenting his family through the
art of photography.
Dana is survived by his brother Derek
Johnson of Bronx, NY, along with a host of aunts, uncles,
cousins and friends.
Family and friends will be received at
Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church, Whitsett, PA on Friday,
November 3, 2017 from 5 pm until 8 pm for a memorial gathering
and also Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 10 am until 11 am,
the hour of the service with Rev. Donna Jean Lowe
Dana’s professional funeral services were entrusted to the Blair-Lowther Funeral Home, Perryopolis, PA.