David L. Johnson, 84, of Balfour, BC. passed away peacefully on September 14, 2022. David was born on December 14th 1937, in Grande Prairie, AB.
He grew up in Calgary, AB and moved with his wife Alma to West Kootenays in 1958. David owned electrical businesses, worked as an electrician at various places, and ended his career as the manager of the electrical crew for the Department of Highways in Nelson. He retired at the age of 55 and spent his time volunteering at churches, fishing, gardening, golfing, and caring for his family, church, family, and friends. He loved music, nature, camping, his family, and church, but most of all he loved Jesus, his Lord and Saviour. He was a kind, compassionate and loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, and friend.
He is survived by Alma, his adored wife, his children: Sharol (Neil) Josephson, Dan (Sheryl) Johnson, Juanita (Mark) Anderson, Becky (Randy) Jesse, his sister Pauline Lessard, 11 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren.
A service of celebration and remembrance will be held at 2:00pm on Sunday, October 30, 2022, at the Balfour Covenant Church, 7741 Upper Balfour Road, Balfour, BC.