OSWEGO, NY – David Lee Johnson, 54, passed away solemnly Tuesday December 11, 2013, at Oswego Hospital, after a protracted battle with cancer.
His death was attended by close friends and family.
David was born in Oswego, the son of the late William and Mary (Finn) Johnson.
He was a life resident of the area.
He was a member of Laborers’ Local 214, and also worked as a boilermaker and painter on various projects.
He is remembered as a man’s man, who was an accomplished chef, hunter, fisherman, golfer and a civilian pilot.
He found peace while communing with the great outdoors and in spending time with his children.
David is survived by his daughter, Magan Johnson of Oswego; his son, Rilye Johnson of Oswego; his sisters, Carla Reitz of Syracuse and Mary Johnson of Oswego; and the mothers of his children, Linda Latour Johnson, and Wendy Tremblay.
He was predeceased by a brother, Paul Johnson.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, at the Dain-Cullinan Funeral Home.
The Rev. Richard Morisette will officiate.
Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery.
Calling hours will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, 112 E. Second St., Oswego.