Charles Alexander McDonald Johnson

Born on July 9th, 1933, on the family farm near Wynyard, Sask, Charlie left us on December 15th, 2015. He is survived by his loving wife of fifteen years, Pauline and his three daughters, Chris (Doug), Colleen (Tim), Pat (Ted), and his son Lanky. Charlie was the proud grandfather of 7 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren & two step daughters, Penny & Sandy. Charlie will also be missed by his five surviving sisters, Shirley, Glenda, Norma, Arlene and Marilyn. Charlie was predeceased by his father, Alex; mother, Mary; his brother, Harold; and his sister, Sharon. Charlie lived a full life, enjoyed a successful career in the oilfields of Alberta and Sask. He owned and operated Jo-Ann Trucking for over 20 years. Charlie retired to Penticton in 1999 where he pursued his lifelong passions of hunting, riding his horses and coaching fastball. He and Pauline enjoyed many winters with other snowbirds in Arizona. Charlie and Pauline were able to fit in one last jive the week before his fall. We celebrated Charlie’s life in Penticton on Saturday, December 19th, 2015. We will take him home to Wynyard for a family and community farewell and interment in the spring of 2016. Donations in Charlie’s name can be made to the Penticton Regional Hospital. Condolences may be shared by visiting

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