In Memory of




Obituary for Marian J. Johnston

WATERLOO- Marian J. Johnston, age 87, of Waterloo passed away on Tuesday November 19, 2019 at Huntington Nursing Home.

Family and friends may call Thursday (Nov, 21) from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at the McGuigan & Bero Funeral Home 45 High St. Geneva. Funeral services will be held on Friday (Nov. 22) at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home. The Rev. Phil Tennies will officiate. Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery.

Marian was born on May 25, 1932 in Canandaigua the daughter of the late Harry D. and Florence Brown Collins. She resided and owned and operated along with her husband Mar-Jon Bait Shop on 5&20 in Waterloo and was very involved and ran Christmas Spirit.

She is a life member of the Finger Lakes Loyal Order Of The Moose Lodge 823 and an avid bowler at Sunset Bowl for many years.
Marian was devoted to her family and loved spending time with them and taking care of her grandchildren.

She is survived by her daughter, Linda (Renee Milligan) Johnston of Lansing; her son, Harrison, IV (Alice Lafler) Johnston of Waterloo; daughter-in-law, Theresa Johnston of Honeoye; grandchildren, Stacey (Gerardo) Santiago of Waterloo, Harrison, V (Angela) Johnston of Canandaigua, Amanda (Kevin) Porter of Waterloo, Mitch Dey of North Carolina, Casey Johnston of Waterloo and Cody Johnston of Waterloo; great-granddaughter, Ariana Maribel Santiago of Waterloo; several nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends.

Marian was predeceased by her parents; Husband of 67 years, Harrison Johnston, Jr.; brother, Robert E. Collins, Sr.