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Michael R. Johnston

April 25, 1954 ~ September 16, 2018 (age 64)

Michael (Moe) R. Johnston, age 64, passed away Sunday, September 16, 2018 at Advocate South Suburban Hospital in Hazel Crest.

He is survived by one brother, David J. (Carolyn) Johnston and one sister, Barbara (Dick-deceased) LaChapell and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Dwight Royal Johnston, Jr. and Anna E. (King) Johnston; and one sister, Margaret “Peggy” Reisinger.

Mike was born in Joliet, a lifelong resident, a 1972 graduate of Joliet East High School (Home of the Kingsmen) and was a long-time parts manager for D’Arcy Motors. He will be missed by the many members of his extended family and friends at Route 66 Raceway.

As per Michael’s wishes his body was donated to the Anatomical Gift Association.

Memorials to a hospice organization of your choice would be appreciated.

A celebration of Mike's life will take place at Belmont Athletic Club (651 Highland Parkway, Joliet, IL 60432) on September 21, 2018 at 7:00 p.m.

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