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“Sorry to hear about Harold. You two had a wonderful life together. And he is now in gods hands. Thinking about you and praying for you. Pat and & Pat...Read More »
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“Dear Joyce and Family we are so sorry to hear of Harolds passing. OUR THOUGHTS AND prayers are with you at this time. Donna and Barry Wilson ”
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“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. ”
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“Dear Joyce and family,We are so sorry to learn of Harold's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. With love, Your...Read More »
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Harold E. Johnson, of Red Lion went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 5:39 am at Colonial Manor York at the age of 90. He was the loving husband of Joyce E. (Gladfelter) Johnson to whom he married on February 14, 1959, celebrating 59 years together.

He was born in Red Lion of July 14, 1927 and was the son of the late Holland P. and Gertrude (Miller) Johnson. He worked at the former Yorktowne Papermill , retiring after many years of service and was a longtime member of the Christ United Methodist Church in Jacobus.

Besides his wife, Harold leaves two daughters, Lisa D. Rosenberg and her husband Tom of Union, Kentucky and Sherree D. Hake and her husband Rodney of Red Lion. He was the grandfather of Darren Hake and his wife Bekah of York, Kendall Hake of New York City, Hannah Rosenberg of Houston, Texas and Hayden Rosenberg of South Dakota and great grandfather of Austin and Rylan Hake both of York along with his beloved dog, Pumpkin and numerous nieces and nephews. Harold was preceded in death by six siblings, Beatrice Smith, Barto Johnson, Dolly Ellsworth, Elwood Johnson, Betty Wilson Test and Geraldine Henry.

There will be no viewing. Cremation will take place with Burg Funeral Home, Inc., 134 W. Broadway, Red Lion. Family and friends may extend their condolences on Saturday, May 5th from 2-3 pm followed by a Memorial Service of Honor and Praise for Harold to begin at 3 pm at the funeral home. His sister-in-law, Rev. Geraldine Godfrey will be officiating. Burial will be private and at the convenience to the family at Susquehanna Memorial Gardens at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be offered to: Caring Hospice Services, 101 Good Drive, 1st FL., Lancaster, PA 17603 or to the York County SPCA, 3159 Susquehanna Trail North, York, PA 17406.

Harold was a loving husband, father and grandfather who loved gardening and being outdoors. He was very particular with his lawn which he kept in immaculate condition. God looked upon his garden and saw an empty place. He then looked down upon this earth and saw your tired face. He put his arms around you, and lifted you to rest. God's garden must be beautiful, He always takes the best. Our precious Angel will be in our hearts forever.