William L. Johnson

William L. Johnson, 44 died unexpectedly on Thursday, July 27, 2023, at his home in Massena, NY.

He was born in Glens Falls NY on April 30,1979 

William “Billy” grew up in Granville NY

He was raised by his Grandmother Dorothy “MA” Pecor as her own and Aunt Helen Martindale

He enjoyed installing flooring with his brothers, fishing, had a love for precious metals and dreamt of walking the Appalachian trail with his brother David.

He was predeceased by the love of his life Lisa Kelly, Father Wendell “Scott” Drown, Grandmother Dorothy Pecor, Sister Dorothy Jean Johnson, Brother-in-law Vernon Jenkins.

He is survived by his children Alexandria, Michael, Marissa and Makayla Johnson, grandson Carter, Mother Linda Liest (Charlie Curtis), brothers David (Tina) Goodspeed, Charles Goodspeed, sisters Terry Jenkins and Leeann Flanders.

Uncle David F. Goodspeed, several cousins, nieces, nephews and great nieces and nephews. 

Left to feel the loss deeply is his fiancé Michelle McClure and her children: daughter Jamie Wimette, and sons Kevin and Matthew Hurlburt. 

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, September 9th, 2023, at 1pm at the VFW Pavilion, 136 North St, Granville, NY. Please bring a dish to share.